Business Insider offers a capsule summary of the current views on AI held by five of the most influential executives in technology: Eric Schmidt of Google, Elon Musk of Tesla & Space X, Satya Nadella of Microsoft, Mark Zuckerberg of Facebook, and Jeff Bezos of Amazon.
On malicious AI, with the exception of Musk, they trend non-alarmist. On near-term and medium-term opportunities, they are cautiously optimistic.
Satya Nadella, in particular, has a recent nuanced view articulated in Slate.
The bottom line is that they are all working very hard to move the field forward and position their firms to lead the way. For key developments, watch this space.Share