Anyone who thinks that the scenario in this novel is so remote from current reality as to fall into the realms of fantasy should read the excellent exploration of some of the issues raised, in Professor Stuart Russell’s book ‘Human Compatible: Artificial Intelligence and the Problem of Control’.
Stuart Russell is Professor of Computer Science at the University of California and Berkeley and Adjunct Professor of Neurological Surgery at the University of California, San Francisco. He is worth paying attention to.
To quote from the preface to Human Compatible,
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