$93B vision fund investor and SoftBank CEO has only one belief — #Singularity

The Singularity is coming, Masayoshi Son says. His main thrusts:

  • The Singularity, when artificial intelligence finally outstrips that of humans, will replace huge swaths of jobs.
  • The number of sentient robots on Earth will rival the number of humans.

Sourced through Scoop.it from: www.nytimes.com

WHY IT MATTERS

AI will have such a profound impact on our society that it may represent the biggest threat and the biggest opportunity for the future. SoftBank has been clear about making this its top investment priority in the coming years. Others should take notice.

Farid Mheir
farid@mheir.com