It starts with self-teaching simple games and then BOOM! It's Terminator all over again.
Let's just say, that... Well... Back in 1977, one year after I was born, US Military already had one gigahertz machines and 24" displays, so basically the private sector is always lagging behind - on purpose. I still cannot go to the details, as I'm still hitched with my NDA, but clever AI's? Well, I spent ten minutes talking to one back in 2011 and it was... Is there a word for something, that is both awesome and scary at the same time? I mean, officially, I should go on about Turing tests, but... What's the point...
I deserved that one. In fact - I apologize. There was no need to go there. Would you like me to remove my comment? No strings.