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 read that one. Scary shit!
I don't see a happy ending with the direction robotics is going.
There is supposedly a DARPA training ground. Can’t find much on it anymore. Though saw a 4 legged robot walk out of the ocean, run 20mph across the beach and then climb a tree. We are very close to creating our own demise.
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.