For years, Elon Musk has offered dire warnings about the potential dark future of artificial intelligence.
Now, Musk is turning up the volume of his message by sponsoring “Do You Trust This Computer?,” a new documentary that explores the implications of A.I. for humanity.
Musk participated in the film, and he paid to have it streamed online for free over the weekend.
“Directed by Chris Paine, the documentary engages with the many ways technology has become so pervasive in our daily lives.
As the trailer demonstrates, the vast majority of people don’t even think about how much information they’ve shared on their computers. It’s scary to think how that can be used against us for targeted ads, social media, and even identity theft.
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