The real problem with AI is not that they will become too smart and take over the world. The problem is that AI is too stupid, but it has already taken over the world.
Environmentalist Bill McKibben believes that climate change, AI, and genetic engineering all stem from issues of human solidarity.
Yoshua Bengio, one of the creators of the deep learning technique looks at the direction of AI research today, and is alarmed at the dangerous paths it is taking.
As more and more countries are venturing into the creation of AI weapons, leaders from the tech world such as Elon Musk of Tesla, and Demi Hassabis, Shane Legg and Mustangs Suleyman of Google Deepmind signed a policy statement calling for laws against the use and development of “lethal autonomous weapons”.