Wednesday, September 6, 2017
AI = Artificial Intelligence.
Within the context of discussion of preemptive war as a solution to the Korean problem, consider the recent pronouncements of Elon Musk. As I have said before, when Elon speaks, we all need to listen.
"Elon Musk says AI could lead to third world war"
"Elon Musk has said again that artificial intelligence could be humanity’s greatest existential threat, this time by starting a third world war."
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"Hashing out his thoughts in public, Musk clarified that he was not just concerned about the prospect of a world leader starting the war, but also of an overcautious AI deciding 'that a [preemptive] strike is [the] most probable path to victory'”.
See previous blog entries the topic of which in part or in whole that analysis of Elon Musk and the threat AI represents to the human species: