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Caltrans Is Already Modifying California’s Roads For Self-Driving Cars

Caltrans Is Already Modifying California’s Roads For Self-Driving Cars

Caltrans has already begun altering California’s roadways so as to better accommodate the rollout of self-driving vehicles. It is doing so mostly by better accommodating the way that many self-driving vehicles navigate. This news comes from recent comments from the director of Caltrans. What this means is that California’s state highway management system is now apparently one of the first …

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It’s Never Been Done Before

It’s Never Been Done Before

It’s a common argument — whether worded so directly or not. It’s a reason used to not start a business, to not advocate for better government policies, to not launch a new product. This simple argument stifles many an effort to make the world better. Of course, there are also people who are tempted, incentivized, and motivated by that phrase. …

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Why scientists want AI regulated now before it’s too late

Why scientists want AI regulated now before it's too late

Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla (TSLA) and Space X, recently sounded the alarm that murderous artificial intelligence-powered robots could one day rampage through American neighborhoods. And the only way to stop them, he said, is to begin regulating AI before it destroys us all. Musk’s warnings that AI poses an “ existential threat ” may have been a bit dramatic, …

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Mark Zuckerberg Thinks Elon Musk’s Views on Artificial Intelligence Are ‘Pretty Irresponsible’

Mark Zuckerberg Thinks Elon Musk's Views on Artificial Intelligence Are 'Pretty Irresponsible'

CREDIT: Getty Images Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg have some major things in common: They’re both CEOs of prominent Silicon Valley companies, and both of those companies rely heavily on artificial intelligence. But the two evidently diverge when it comes to their opinions on the technology. Musk has become an increasingly vocal critic of A.I. in recent years, going so …

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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg: Elon Musk’s doomsday AI predictions are ‘pretty irresponsible’

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg: Elon Musk’s doomsday AI predictions are ‘pretty irresponsible’

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg spent his Sunday afternoon smoking meats and doing a Facebook Live from his backyard in Palo Alto, California. While waiting for his brisket to slow cook, he delivered an admonition to Elon Musk , his fellow Silicon Valley billionaire, and others who sound alarm bells over artificial intelligence posing a threat to our safety and well-being. …

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Mark Zuckerberg slams Elon Musk’s negative AI predictions as ‘irresponsible’

Mark Zuckerberg slams Elon Musk's negative AI predictions as 'irresponsible'

As artificial intelligence continues to grow, technology could soon bring humanity to a safer, healthier future, according to Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg – and he says arguing otherwise would be ‘pretty irresponsible.’ In a Facebook Live session this weekend, Zuckerberg fielded questions from users while barbequing in his Palo Alto backyard, addressing everything from AI to the ongoing issue of …

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“Irresponsible”: Mark Zuckerberg Slams Elon Musk’s “Doomsday” Attitude

“Irresponsible”: Mark Zuckerberg Slams Elon Musk’s “Doomsday” Attitude

Left; by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images, Right; by David Paul Morris/Bloomberg/Getty Images. Three years ago, Tesla C.E.O. Elon Musk had a revelation. He had invested in DeepMind, the artificial-intelligence start-up that would soon be acquired by Google, and was alarmed by how quickly the technology was advancing. “It gave me more visibility into the rate at which things were improving, and …

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While You Were Blinking, Geely Bought A Rosy Future

While You Were Blinking, Geely Bought A Rosy Future

Chinese carmaker Geely is in a quiet and subtle strategic buying race, zipping by under the scrutiny of the media. It seems the company learned the lessons most fail with international acquisitions, to leave well alone. Geely Quietly Buys & Lays Its Foundation Geely Buys Lotus Tesla is certainly sexy and the news is littered with future eventual, potential, probable, …

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