The Dawn of Artificial Intelligence

the-dawn-of-artificial-intelligenceSam Harris speaks with computer scientist Stuart Russell about the challenge of building artificial intelligence that is compatible with human well-being, and explores a possibility that superintelligent AI systems might wipe out humans by inflicting a harm on us similar to what humans have brought on lesser species.
Stuart Russell is a Professor of Computer Science and Smith-Zadeh Professor in Engineering, University of California, Berkeley and Adjunct Professor of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco. He and Peter Norvig are authors of Artificial Intelligence: A Modern Approach.

Waking Up | 23rd November 2016