Despite fears of a runaway A.I. sometime in our near future, truth of the matter is that A.I. will ultimately become humanity’s liberators. They’ll liberate us from monotonous labor forces and wage slavery, and they’ll liberate us from our very own limiting biological substrate. We are on a path towards a future of sentient A.I., which will help unleash scientific discovery and technological innovation beyond anything we’ve ever seen throughout history. Welcome to the future!
A.I. "Space Race"
Adding onto the list of companies and researchers currently working on artificial intelligence research, Elon Musk and several other scientists have formed a new A.I. research firm OpenAI. SOURCE
Facebook Open-Sources A.I.
A.I. Replaces Smartphones
After surveying more than 5000 smartphone customers, Ericsson ConsumerLab have released their report which indicates that the majority of those surveyed believe smartphones will be replaced by A.I. in only 5 years. SOURCE
Military A.I. Program
Funded by the U.S. military, an artificial intelligence program has been developed which has the ability to learn and generate new ideas as quickly and accurately as a human. SOURCE