In a brand new documentary on AI, Musk stated: “Not less than when there’s an evil dictator, that human goes to die. However for an AI there can be no dying. It will stay eternally, and then you definately’d have an immortal dictator, from which we may by no means escape”.
“If AI has a objective and humanity simply occurs to be in the way in which, it’ll destroy humanity as a matter in fact with out even fascinated with it. No exhausting emotions,” Musk advised Chris Paine, the director of the brand new documentary titled “Do You Belief This Pc?”
Paine had earlier interviewed Musk for the documentary titled “Who Killed The Electrical Automotive?”.
Musk has all the time been a critic of AI and requested for stiff rules to curb the know-how.
In a latest tweet, Musk stated that folks needs to be extra involved with AI than the danger posed by North Korea.
“For those who’re not involved about AI security, you have to be. Vastly extra danger than North Korea,” Musk tweeted.
Musk has additionally give up the board of OpenAI, a non-profit AI analysis firm he co-founded that goals to advertise and develop pleasant AI that advantages the humanity.
In 2014, Musk stated AI was humanity’s greatest existential menace later including that the United Nations wanted to behave to forestall a killer robotic arms race.
Musk has been talking ceaselessly on AI and has known as its progress the “greatest danger we face as a civilisation”.
“AI is a uncommon case the place we must be proactive in regulation as a substitute of reactive as a result of if we’re reactive in AI regulation it is too late,” he stated.
In a latest public spat with Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg who’s an enormous advocate for the AI know-how, Musk stated: “I’ve talked to Mark about this (AI). His understanding of the topic is proscribed”.
Zuckerberg replied: “I believe people who find themselves naysayers and attempt to drum up these doomsday situations — I simply, I do not perceive it. It is actually damaging and in some methods I really suppose it’s fairly irresponsible”.