Expert warns humanity could face a ‘gorilla problem’ as AI evolves

IMG_0191While some have embraced the rise of artificial intelligence, one expert is warning that technology could soon land humans in a ‘gorilla problem’ if we’re not careful. At TED2017, computer science expert Stuart Russell explained that engineering something ‘smarter than your own species’ could have consequences, just as the emergence of intelligent humans did for their evolutionary ancestors. Russell says the possibility incites a ‘queasy feeling,’ and warned that humans must create uncertainty in robots to unlock their full power and prevent them from turning against us. At TED2017, computer science expert Stuart Russell explained that engineering something ‘smarter than your own species’ could have consequences, just as the emergence of intelligent humans did for their evolutionary ancestors………Read More