I am an AI researcher and I'm not scared. Here's why.
Some people have long regarded artificial intelligence (AI) as a threat. But lately that view has gained currency from some unexpected quarters.
Tesla CEO Elon Musk worries it is "potentially more dangerous than nukes." Physicist Stephen Hawking warns, "AI could be a big danger in the not-too-distant future." Fear mongering about AI has also hit the box office in recent films such as Her and Transcendence.
So as an active researcher in the...