With the rapid advances in artificial intelligence (AI) and self-learning machines, we are moving towards a "technological freaking spot" that allows us to make intelligent machines like children. People or even more intelligent people, according to Futurism.
Masayoshi Son, CEO of SoftBank and the second richest man in Japan, believes this will come true and intend to do it.
Softbank will continue to develop chips for artificial intelligence.
Softbank will continue to develop chips for artificial intelligence. (Photo: Istock).
SoftBank recently acquired ARM Holdings, a software and semiconductor design and development company in the UK, for $ 32 billion to develop a chip dedicated to artificial intelligence. Son plans to make a computer chip with an IQ of 10,000 in the next three decades, more than 50 times the Albert Einstein IQ of 160-190.
SoftBank is also raising $ 100 billion in Vision Fund funds to build this chip and get the support of many investors. Softbank will contribute to the $ 25 billion fund over the next five years, while the United Arab Emirates s public investment fund is considering a $ 45 billion investment.
"With the founding of the SoftBank Vision Fund, we can invest in global technology companies in the next decade, and we will continue to leverage the Information Network by contributing to the growth of It, "Son said.
Son, in his speech at the 2017 Global Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain, Feb. 27-23, predicts that the time machine goes beyond human intelligence is on. 2047.
According to VnExpress