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(All) Elon Musk Artificial Intelligence Quotes – A Catalogue of His Statements

Over the last two years there has been a general "up-tick" in media attention around the risks of artificial general intelligence, and it seems safe to say that though Bill Gates, Stephan Hawking, and many others have publicly articulated their fears, no one has moved the media needle more than Elon Musk.

These Three Companies Want to Use A.I. to Help Humans Live Forever

These Three Companies Want to Use A.I. to Help Humans Live Forever

Eternal life is appealing. Undeniably appealing.

The alluring desire to stave off death (and possibly the very gradual cultural shift away from an acceptance of death) might be part of the cultural underpinnings that have spawned a wave of life-forever artificial intelligence companies. Here's three companies founded to help us reach digital eternity.

Wireless Brain Implants - The Implications of Neural Prosthetics

Wireless Brain Implants – The Implications of Neural Prosthetics

I recently came across a TEDx talk by James Cascio that I'm surprised I hadn't seen before. At the present point in technological development, I'm of the belief that provoking contemplation and conversation is about as important a job as science fiction writers and ethicists have, and James seems to have aimed to do just that:

Facebook's M Assistant and the Race for an Offer You Can't Refuse

Facebook’s M Assistant and the Race for an Offer You Can’t Refuse

Facebook's entry into the personal assistant game with it's "M" assistant is actually an interesting view to Facebook's big bet on the future of consumer AI.

Making Genies - Apple's Acquisition of VocalIQ and the Importance of Speech Recognition

Making Genies – Apple’s Acquisition of VocalIQ and the Importance of Speech Recognition

Apple's recent acquisition of UK-based speech recognition company VocalIQ was done in as mysterious a manner as any of their other acquisitions, with no overt explanation from Apple, and no open reply from the acquired team.

The Most Troubling 7 Minutes of Augmented Reality I've Ever Seen

The Most Troubling 7 Minutes of Augmented Reality I’ve Ever Seen

 

If you could fill your home with customizable, instantly change-able virtual decorations that looked completely real, would you ever buy physical home goods?