Zuckerberg, Musk spar over the potential threat to humanity from AI

Jul 26, 2017

Zuckerberg, Musk spar over the potential threat to humanity from AI

Visionary entrepreneur Elon Musk and Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg have traded jabs over artificial intelligence in a debate that has turned personal between the two technology luminaries. After the Facebook founder on Sunday described "naysayers" over the danger posed by AI as "irresponsible," Musk — ...

Chan Zuckerberg fund pledges $3 billion to fight, cure diseases

Sep 22, 2016

Chan Zuckerberg fund pledges $3 billion to fight, cure diseases

Mark Zuckerberg and his wife on Wednesday pledged $3 billion over the next decade to efforts to prevent, cure or manage disease, aiming to use the Facebook founder's fortune for innovative research. "This is a big goal," Zuckerberg said at a San Francisco event announcing ...