Tech & Science Elon Musk issues a stark warning about A.I., calls it a bigger threat than North Korea

23:06  12 august  2017
23:06  12 august  2017 Source:   CNBC

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Tesla CEO Elon Musk fired off a new and ominous warning on Friday about artificial intelligence, suggesting the emerging technology poses an even greater risk to the world than a nuclear conflagration with North Korea .

Elon Musk has claimed AI poses more of a threat than North Korea . The SpaceX founder, who is hoping to become the first man to establish a human colony on Mars, said humans should be “vastly” more concerned about robots taking over the world.

  Elon Musk issues a stark warning about A.I., calls it a bigger threat than North Korea © Provided by CNBC Tesla CEO Elon Musk fired off a new and ominous warning on Friday about artificial intelligence, suggesting the emerging technology poses an even greater risk to the world than a nuclear conflagration with North Korea.

Musk—a fierce and long time critic of A.I. who once likened it to "summoning the demon" in a horror movie—said in a Twitter post that people should be concerned about the rise of the machines than they are.

Reacting to the news that autonomous tech had bested competitive players in an electronic sports competition, Musk posted what appeared to be a photo of a poster bearing the chilling words "In the end, the machines will win."

Elon Musk issues a stark warning about A.I., calls it a bigger threat than North Korea

  Elon Musk issues a stark warning about A.I., calls it a bigger threat than North Korea Tesla CEO Elon Musk fired off a new, ominous warning on Friday about artificial intelligence, saying it was a greater risk than North Korea.Musk—a fierce and long time critic of A.I. who once likened it to "summoning the demon" in a horror movie—said in a Twitter post that people should be concerned about the rise of the machines than they are.

Tech magnate Elon Musk offered his starkest warning yet on the dangers of artificial intelligence. He said it is a greater threat to mankind than North Korean missiles. 11, amid increasing tension between North Korea and the United States.

Retired Green Beret Warns : “ North Korea Can Deliver A Warhead Containing An EMP Weapon Dead Center Over The Continental United States”. If we are in a simulation, than we must be in a very advanced and powerful computer to be able to run such a simulation. And that means that Elon Musk

Musk, who is spearheading commercial space travel with his venture SpaceX, is also the founder of OpenAI, a nonprofit that promotes the "safe" development of AI.

His stance puts him at odds with much of the tech industry, but echoes remarks of prominent voices like Stephen Hawking—who has also issued dire warnings about machine learning.

Markets extend losses on North Korea fears .
Global stock markets have sunk further into the red after Donald Trump ratcheted up his fiery rhetoric over North Korea's nuclear threats.London's FTSE 100 closed about 80 points, or more than 1%, lower on Friday, adding to a slump of more than 100 points the day before. During the session it sank to its lowest level since May.

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