August 01, 2017

Paul Scharre discusses Facebook Shutting Down its AI Program

By Paul Scharre and Neal Urwitz

Paul Scharre, senior fellow and director of the CNAS Technology and National Security Program, weighs in on news that Facebook shut down its artificial intelligence program after it invented its own language. Hosted by Neal Urwitz.

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