This is a pretty good article about why we should not create super intelligent AI technology.
Alibaba has an AI that they claim has passed the Turing test. However, they are using it for writing ad copy.
The Chinese-language tool is reportedly able generate copy that can be “promotional, functional, fun, poetic or heartwarming” with a single button click, and will be used on mainly Alibaba’s version of Amazon in China, Tmall and Taobao. There’s no word if it’s being developed for other languages just yet.
Unfortunately, I could see the real life Terminator shizz play out while I am still around. I was hoping to avoid it altogether. People do not pay attention or learn from movies, books, or history.
This documentary is free to watch until midnight.
It is very well done and asks the question “just because we can does it follow that we should?”
We’ve created countless films warning about the dangers of AI and yet, we still plow forward.
Human beings aren’t very bright.