Will AI companies hack our thoughts in the future?
The rapid transformation in technology has changed the way we used to live. It has simply made everything available on our couch. Now, most of the thing is available at your fingertips. Life has never been so much comfortable. But there is an adage which says that “Everything that glitters is not gold”. Same holds water for this never-seen-comfort offered by technology. Business Connect, a top business magazine in India, is back with startling news that may increase your apprehensions toward tech companies. Taking into consideration the privacy concerns, a multitude of internet users have shown their solidarity against the wicked plan of several tech companies. Even after such unity, Silicon Valley-based companies do not hesitate from intruding into your personal space.
After going through a research, Business Connect, the best business magazine in India, has analyzed the latest report. This predicts the imminent jeopardy pertaining to AI companies. Meredith Whittaker, a globally-acclaimed AI researcher, has predicted that the top tech companies are keen on making inroads on the thought patterns of their users. They want to take note of the internet usage of their customers. After the analysis, they will have the access to the brains of their users. A couple of companies are working to make humans control computers by means of grey cells. This may sound bit entertaining but this is just one side of the coin. The other facet is that it may give such companies the access to study and decipher our thought process, ultimately leading to an encroachment.
The situation is alarming and demands our serious consideration. Do let us know what your thoughts on this are.