Artificial intelligence (AI) helps doctors make better diagnoses, scientists create new materials, farmers grow crops more effectively and all of us driving cars - and millions of other applications. This topic also covers subsets of AI such as machine learning (ML), deep learning and neural networks.
"Just being really smart doesn't mean you can trump and overcome the will to survive of eight billion people."
AI has been used to discover a new antibiotic, named abaucin, that can kill Acinetobacter baumannii, a deadly superbug. If the progress of AI were to be halted or slowed down, we risk hindering such life-saving discoveries.
It was just a thought experiment on what could happen. It hasn't even happened in a simulation.
AI and doctors collaborate to find breast cancer, after a major scientific study that showed increased accuracy.
Experiences and tips after two months of developing the AI writer WALL-Y.
Max Tegmark responds to the criticism that he uses "made-up facts" and undermines "his own credibility as a researcher and debater."
OpenAI has found a way to solve part of the AI alignment problem. So we can understand and create safe AI.