Articles about stephen hawking

Stephen Hawking’s Speech Software Is Now Open Source
Due to Stephen Hawking’s condition, he relies on a computer to speak for him as you’ve probably seen many times in movies, TV shows, and cartoons where he is depicted. Intel is actually the company behind the software and for those who are interested in taking a peek under its hood, you now can.Intel has decided to release the software under a free software license, meaning that it is basically […]

Elon Musk & Stephen Hawking Want To Ban AI Weapons
It is no secret that Elon Musk and Stephen Hawking aren’t exactly huge proponents of AI. While Musk wants to avoid what he feels would be a Terminator-like outcome, Hawking on the other hand is a bit more pessimistic and believes that AI could potentially spell the doom of the human race.In fact recently both Musk and Hawking, along with other AI and robotics experts, have called for a ban […]

Stephen Hawking Backs $100m Plan To Listen For Aliens
Is there any form of intelligent life in the universe besides ourselves? Some would argue that it would be arrogant to assume that we are the only ones, but so far there hasn’t really been much concrete proof to suggest otherwise. However it has not stopped many from looking for it, and recently renowned scientist Stephen Hawking has come forward to lend his expertise and support.Hawking will be backing a […]

Stephen Hawking Predicts Robot Apocalypse Within 100 Years
So we’re sure most of you guys have seen movies like Stanley Kubrick’s 2001: A Space Odyssey, Terminator, and most recently Avengers: Age of Ultron, and what all these movies have in common are robots/artificial intelligence becoming sentient and trying to destroy the human race in the process.Whether or not that will happen actually remains to be seen, but renowned physicist Stephen Hawking has predicted that it will and it […]