Musk called artificial intelligence, the main threat to civilization

Artificial intelligence is the greatest threat facing civilization, said the founder of companies SpaceX and Tesla Elon Musk during his speech before the National governors Association, U.S., reports Fortune.

Musk said that has access to the most advanced technologies for the development of artificial intelligence and believes that «people should be very concerned about it.»

«Artificial intelligence is a fundamental risk to the existence of human civilization. Accident, crash, defective medications and bad food are not» – he stressed.

According to the businessman, this area now needs state regulation.

«The regulator is needed in order to say, «Hey, guys, you need to pause and make sure that it is safe,» – says Musk.

He cited the cases of introduction of technologies of artificial intelligence to the Internet.

«Robots can go to war, releasing fake news and press releases, counterfeiting accounts email and press releases, manipulating information,» said Musk.

He suggested a situation in which artificial intelligence can make investments in the defense industry, and then use the hacking and the dissemination of misinformation to provoke a war.

«I am against over-regulation. But mankind must cope with artificial intelligence, and quickly,» he concluded.

Elon Musk is an American engineer and inventor. The purpose of created companies (SolarCity, Tesla, SpaceX) is changing the world and humanity.

Musk called artificial intelligence, the main threat to civilization 18.07.2017

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