“. . . my confidence that this wasn’t coming for quite a while has been shaken by the realisation that biological intelligence and digital intelligence are very different, and digital intelligence is probably much better.”

– Geoffrey Hinton

Neural network pioneer Geoffrey Hinton describes his worries about the technology he was instrumental in creating. The comments came in this interview with The Guardian.

Hinton is generally credited with the foundational work in advanced forms of AI we are now seeing.

His alarm centres on AI abilities improving much faster than he expected.


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THE GUARDIAN | May 5, 2023 | by Alex Hearn