Cool Science Radio - The Big Nine - Amy Webb

Jun 6, 2019

Our guest is Amy Webb who is a professor of strategic foresight at the NYU Stern School of Business. She is also a quantitative futurist and a bestselling, award-wining author. Her latest book is The Big Nine: How The Tech Titans and Their Thinking Machines Could Warp Humanity. In her book Webb states that the big nine for AI: IBM, Google, Microsoft, Apple, Amazon and Facebook in the US. In China: Alibaba, Tencent and Baidu...that they may be inadvertently building and enabling vast arrays of intelligent systems that don't share our motivations, desires, or hopes for the future.