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  • Why a technological Singularity is unlikely from a scientific viewpoint

    The Singularity – it's a nightmare scenario that plays in the minds of most of us whenever we see some freaky smart tech. But should we really be concerned about machine intelligence getting out of control or is it just science fiction?​

    Written by Rebecca Merrett04 Dec. 15 14:29
  • Brace yourselves, Singularity is inevitable: Andrew McAfee

    It’s not too hard to see a world where humans struggle to stay relevant as machines far outpace their intelligence and capabilities. This is what Andrew McAfee, research scientist at Massachusetts Institute of Technology and author of 'The Second Machine Age', discussed at the Gartner Symposium on the Gold Coast.

    Written by Rebecca Merrett19 Nov. 14 13:28