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Elon Musk: Artificial Intelligence Is Humanity’s ‘Biggest Existential Threat’

Billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk is concerned about artificial intelligence. In fact, the inventor of the private spaceflight company SpaceX and the car company Tesla says that AI is humanity’s “biggest existential threat.” “I think we should be very careful about artificial intelligence,” Musk said in response to an audience question during …

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Keeping Your Teens Protected From Predators Online

Recently, a judge sentenced Florida-based Lucas Michael Chansler, 31, to 105 years in prison after he pleaded guilty to nine counts of producing child pornography. Chansler is now behind bars, and U.S. law enforcement officials have found 109 of his teenage victims, all of whom are girls. However, police and …

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55Tbit per second transmitted using optical solitons

European researchers have used silicon nitride optical resonators on a chip to transmit data on 179 individual optical carriers, completely covering the optical telecoms C and L bands (centred near 1.55μm), and offering a transmission rate of 55Tbit/s over 75km. “This is equivalent to more than five billion phone calls …

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