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16 March 2018 / by André Maré

TED: Don't fear super intelligent AI

Fear of super intelligent AI is unfounded according to scientist and philosopher Grady Booch. According to him we stand at a remarkable time in human history, where, driven by refusal to accept the limits of our bodies and our minds, we are building machines of exquisite, beautiful complexity and grace that will extend the human experience in ways beyond our imagining. He explains how we’ll teach, not program, them to share our values.

TED is all about the spreading of ideas regarding Technology, Entertainment and Design (TED). TED was founded in February 1984 as a conference. Its early emphasis was technology, entertainment and design but these days it has broadened its focus to include ideas on science, culture and a variety of academic topics. The best talks and performances of the different conferences are posted daily on a podcast also known as TEDTalks. The talks are

Men who undertake considerable things, even in a regular way, ought to give us ground to presume ability. ~ Edmund Burke