What Peter Thiel thinks about AI risk

by Dr_Manhattan 1 min read11th Dec 20146 comments

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This is probably the clearest statement from him on the issue:

http://betaboston.com/news/2014/12/10/audio-peter-thiel-visits-boston-university-to-talk-entrepreneurship-and-backing-zuck/

25:30 mins in

 

TL;DR: he thinks its an issue but also feels AGI is very distant and hence less worried about it than Musk.

 

I recommend the rest of the lecture as well, it's a good summary of "Zero to One"  and a good QA afterwards.