Our Final Invention: Artificial Intelligence and the End of the Human Era By James Barrat
Our Final Invention: Artificial Intelligence and the End of the Human Era is a 2013 non-fiction guide by the American creator James Barrat. The guide discusses the potential advantages and attainable dangers of human-level or super-human synthetic intelligence. These supposed dangers embody extermination of the human race.
Artificial Intelligence helps select what books you purchase, what motion pictures you see, and even who you date. It places the “good” in your smartphone and quickly it should drive your automotive. It makes most of the trades on Wall Road, and controls important vitality, water, and transportation infrastructure. However Artificial Intelligence may threaten our existence.
In as little as a decade, AI may match and then surpass human intelligence. Firms and authorities businesses are pouring billions into attaining AI’s Holy Grail―human-level intelligence. As soon as AI has attained it, scientists argue, it should have survival drives very similar to our personal. We could also be pressured to compete with a rival extra crafty, extra highly effective, and extra alien than we will think about.
By profiles of tech visionaries, trade watchdogs, and groundbreaking AI programs, Our Final Invention explores the perils of the heedless pursuit of superior AI. Till now, human intelligence has had no rival. Can we coexist with beings whose intelligence dwarfs our personal? And can they permit us to?