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Mark Zuckerberg and Elon Musk Spar Over Future of Artificial Intelligence

The CEOs disagree on the effect of artificial intelligence

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    Mark Zuckerberg and Elon Musk Spar Over Future of Artificial Intelligence
    Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg have differing views on artificial intelligence, leading to a social media feud this week.

    Tech giants Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg are feuding on social media on the impact of artificial intelligence.

    The Facebook CEO referred to Musk's beliefs on AI as "pretty irresponsible" in a Facebook Live session on Sunday, according to NBC News. The Tesla and SpaceX CEO is known for his "doomsday" views and believes that AI could become humanity's "biggest existential threat" if left unchecked.

    When asked about Zuckerberg's comment, Musk said he had discussed the subject with the Facebook CEO.

    "I’ve talked to Mark about this. His understanding of the subject is limited," Musk wrote on Twitter.

    Attack Kills 13, Police Kill 5 Suspects in Spain: Officials

    [NATL] 13 Killed in Car Attack in Barcelona; 5 Suspects Killed in Cambrils: Officials

    A white van jumped the sidewalk in Barcelona’s Las Ramblas district on Aug. 17, 2017. Police say 13 people have been killed and more than 100 injured in this terrorist attack. The area is one of the city’s top tourist destinations. Later, police shot and killed five terror suspects in Cambrils, Spain, in a separate incident.

    (Published Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017)