Techgiganten work together to ‘responsible’ artificial intelligence

Techgiganten work together to ‘responsible’ artificial intelligence

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Google, Facebook, Microsoft, Amazon and IBM have a partnership established that ethical issues in the development of artificial intelligence must handling.

The nership on AI, as the group is called, will carry out research and the effect of ever-smarter, increasingly computers on the world discuss.

A lot of great tech work on self-learning systems, for example, to images, to recognize or to self-propelled cars in to reality. But it is precisely because there are many trade secrets involved in the development of such systems, there is little communication between the different tech.

The nership on AI should change that. To say that the group is more talk about inclusiveness, transparency, privacy, and reliability of the technology. Next the tech will also be non-profits, and scientists to take part in the partnership.

Several companies, including Microsoft, have internal groups that are ethical issues around artificial intelligence discuss. They will be able to share findings in the new organization.

Computers that are as smart as people and so it may be a concrete threat – according to experts, is still far away. But there is sound in the techwereld more and more warnings that there are already plans should be drawn up to smart computers to keep under control. Under more Tesla manager Elon Musk said that artificial intelligence otherwise be an “existential threat” to humanity.

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