The CEO of Google DeepMind is worried that tech giants won't work together at the time of the intelligence explosion

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  By: Sam Shead
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The head of Google DeepMind is worried that technology companies and individuals will fail to co-ordinate on the development of artificial superintelligence — defined by Oxford philosopher Nick Bostrom as "an intellect that is much smarter than the best human brains in practically every field, including scientific creativity, general wisdom and social skills."

DeepMind CEO Demis Hassabis, whose company is arguably at the front of the race to develop human-level artificial intelligence (AI), said at The Future of Life's Beneficial AI conference in January that he wants (and expects) superintelligence to be created.

But it's important that technology companies and individuals are open and transparent about their AI research, according to Hassabis.

When superintelligence

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