The most practical concern for AI isn’t Skynet killing us all, or a monolithic automated panopticon (that works). It’s snake oil and incompetence. We won’t get HAL 9000, but we will get people building junk and selling it to customers who say “It’s AI! It can never be wrong!”
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With most new tech, the people closest to it are the most excited and people further away are skeptical. Machine learning/AI is the opposite. People who aren’t close say ‘OMG this is Skynet/singularity!’ but the people who are deep into it say ‘well, it works OK, I guess’
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Skynet is coming. And it's going to manipulate video with deep fakes and take over acrobatic robot bodies and use drones to menace the populace. Probably. Soccer is good, though.
@sarahoconnor_ Guys. I don't know what skynet is. And I wouldn't follow me - I tweet really boring stuff about unit wage costs and the like.
@sarahoconnor_ Sigh. I've never even watched the films. Now my feed is full of people tweeting me about skynet.
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Putin Calls For Strategic Alliance with Skynet "Together, men and machines can defeat the West."
WiFi to the whole world, 1st launch late this year. I wonder if the name 'Skynet' is taken? (Getty Images)