31st January 2015
Bill Gates is worried about the rise of AI
In a Reddit AMA this week, Microsoft founder and philanthropist Bill Gates expressed his concerns over the rise of superintelligent machines. He joins other prominent figures that have made similar warnings recently, including Elon Musk and Stephen Hawking. While AI may seem relatively simple and benign for now, says Gates, it will grow rapidly within a few decades – enough to be of concern.