Ai Superpowers: China, Silicon Valley, and the New World Order

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HarperCollins, 25. sep. 2018 - 288 sider
THE NEW YORK TIMES, USA TODAY, AND WALL STREET JOURNAL BESTSELLER

"Kai-Fu Lee believes China will be the next tech-innovation superpower and in AI Superpowers: China, Silicon Valley, and the New World Order, he explains why. Taiwan-born Lee is perfectly positioned for the task."??—??New York Magazine

In this thought-provoking book, Lee argues powerfully that because of the unprecedented developments in AI, dramatic changes will be happening much sooner than many of us expected. Indeed, as the US-Sino AI competition begins to heat up, Lee urges the US and China to both accept and to embrace the great responsibilities that come with significant technological power.

Most experts already say that AI will have a devastating impact on blue-collar jobs. But Lee predicts that Chinese and American AI will have a strong impact on white-collar jobs as well. Is universal basic income the solution? In Lee’s opinion, probably not. But he provides a clear description of which jobs will be affected and how soon, which jobs can be enhanced with AI, and most importantly, how we can provide solutions to some of the most profound changes in the future of human history.
 

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LibraryThing Review

Brugeranmeldelse  - Paul_S - LibraryThing

Despite my complaints, it's still an interesting view of the future. Sycophantic towards China but for obvious reasons - that's where he's making a living. At the end it turns into an autobiography which I was really not interested in. Læs hele anmeldelsen

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Brugeranmeldelse  - Norinski - LibraryThing

Anyone even slightly interested in what the new world order is going to be should read this book. This is no speculation but insight on what is real today and what is being developed so quickly that we will all live to see the next phase as well. Læs hele anmeldelsen

Indhold

1 Chinas Sputnik Moment
1
2 Copycats in the Coliseum
22
3 Chinas Alternate Internet Universe
51
4 A Tale of Two Countries
81
5 The Four Waves of AI
104
6 Utopia Dystopia and the Real AI Crisis
140
7 The Wisdom of Cancer
175
8 A Blueprint for Human Coexistence with AI
197
9 Our Global AI Story
226
Back Matter
233
Back Flap
257
Back Cover
258
Spine
259
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Om forfatteren (2018)

DR. KAI-FU LEE is the chairman and CEO of Sinovation Ventures, a leading technology-savvy investment firm focusing on developing the next generation of Chinese high-tech companies. Before founding Sinovation in 2009, Lee was the President of Google China. Previously he held executive positions at Microsoft, SGI, and Apple.  
 
Dr. Lee received his Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from Columbia University, his Ph.D. from Carnegie Mellon University, and honorary doctorate degrees from the City University of Hong Kong and Carnegie Mellon. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). Selected as one of the 100 most influential people in the world by Time Magazine in 2013, he has authored ten U.S. patents and over a hundred journal and conference papers. He has written eight top-selling books in Chinese, and has more than 50 million followers on social media.

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