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AI for good - Growing role of corporates in the tech world

Companies such as Facebook, Microsoft and Tesla have increasingly emerged as an important voice in the debates on managing the challenges and technological developments of the digital age.

At the 2018 International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence in Stockholm, technology leaders such as Elon Musk of Tesla and Demis Hassabis of Google's DeepMind called upon governments to "create a future with strong international norms, regulations and laws against lethal autonomous weapons".

LAST week, more than 2,600 scientists and entrepreneurs, including Elon Musk of Tesla and Demis Hassabis of Google's DeepMind, issued a pledge promising not to join any effort that develops killer robots. Although the campaign against the so-called "lethal autonomous weapons", based on...

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