Commentary: A Google AI expert says computers capable of having relationships aren't far off, but the idea of machines with common sense has CNET's Eric Mack feeling disposable.
Technically Incorrect: An Israeli professor says the amalgamation of man and machine will be the "biggest evolution in the history of biology" in 4 billion years.
By using some network architecture that's sick, this rapping code knows the best rhymes to pick.
Technically Incorrect: To hype a new TV show, Britain's Channel 4 releases an ad that purports to offer your own synthetic human being. And it's slightly disturbing.
Some of the biggest names in tech have warned about the dangers of creating AI, and machines that can think are at the center of Sony's upcoming film. CNET's Bridget Carey asks the movie's stars to weigh in.
Microsoft's co-founder and former CEO is the latest luminary from the world of technology and science to warn against the threat of smart machines.
The Future of Life Institute wants humanity to tread lightly while developing really smart machines.
The year gone by brought us more robots, worries about artificial intelligence, and difficult lessons on space travel. The big question: where's it all taking us?
Google's executive chairman compares fears of artificial intelligence to fears that existed when the loom came along.
The Tesla and SpaceX CEO voices fears that artificial intelligence could become dangerous by the end of the decade.
Elon Musk opened up a wave of discussion with his assertion that artificial intelligence has the potential to do horrible things to humanity.
While he believes smart machines can take us to Mars and drive our cars for us, Musk remains worried that artificial intelligence holds a darker potential.
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