• Eric Schmidt shoots down Elon Musk's doomsday vision of AI's threat to humanity: 'Elon is exactly wrong'

    2 monthes ago - By Chron

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    Alphabet's Eric Schmidt has shot down Elon Musk's doomsday vision of AI.
    Speaking at VivaTech in France, Schmidt said Musk "is wrong" because he "doesn't understand the benefits that this technology will provide to making every human being smarter."
    He added that Alexander Graham Bell did not let the potential drawbacks of the telephone get in the way of his invention.
    Eric Schmidt, the former executive chairman of Google's parent company Alphabet, pushed back against Elon Musk's doomsday vision of AI's threat to humanity while speaking at a tech conference in Paris.
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  • Elon Musk bashes journalists, but Tesla admits most of its sales have come from the media

    Elon Musk bashes journalists, but Tesla admits most of its sales have come from the media

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Tesla CEO Elon Musk has gone on multiple Twitter rants this week criticizing the media and its coverage of his company. He even said he would start a website that would rate the credibility of journalists and their editors.
    But in the 2017 annual report Tesla filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission, Tesla credited the media as a significant catalyst for sales.
    Tesla has expressed the same idea in each of its annual SEC filings dating back to its 2010 initial public offering.
    Since Wednesday, Tesla CEO Elon Musk has criticized the media and its coverage of his company. He even...
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