Experts in AI warn the new technology poses a threat to humanity | 7.30
The way forward for humanity is in danger. That is the message from the world’s high consultants in Synthetic Intelligence, who launched the next assertion in a single day: “Mitigating the danger of extinction from AI needs to be a world precedence alongside different societal-scale dangers reminiscent of pandemics and nuclear warfare.”
It comes after final month’s plea from a whole bunch of leaders within the discipline, calling for a pause within the expertise’s growth to permit time for governments to catch up.
Stuart Russell has been learning AI for 40 years, advising the World Financial Discussion board, the UK and US governments. He spoke to 7.30’s Sarah Ferguson. Subscribe: https://ab.co/3yqPOZ5 Inform us about your expertise with AI: https://www.abc.web.au/information/applications/730/about-contact
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