Elon Musk Compares Building Artificial Intelligence To “Summoning The Demon” | TechCrunch


While the whole interview is worth watching (go to the link below), one answer to a question from the audience takes a particularly intense turn.

Asked about his thoughts on AI, Musk starts by noting that we ought to take care in closely regulating AI development, calling AI our “biggest existential threat.” But wait, there’s more! And by more, I mean demons and holy water.