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AI does not keep me up at night. Almost no one is working on conscious machines. Deep learning algorithms, or Google search, or Facebook personalization, or Siri or self driving cars or Watson, those have the same relationship to conscious machines as a toaster does to a chess-playing computer.

 
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Ramez Naam
Ramez Naam
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  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Writer

Ramez Naam is an American professional technologist and science fiction writer. He is best known as the author of the Nexus Trilogy. His other books include: “The Infinite Resource: The Power of Ideas on a Finite Planet”, and “More than Human: Embracing the Promises of Biological Enhancement.” He is currently co-chair for energy and the environment at Singularity University. Earlier in his life, Naam was a computer scientist at Microsoft for 13 years, and led teams working on Outlook, Internet Explorer, and Bing.