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'''Hugo de Garis''' is a retired [[AI]] researcher. He is noted for his his belief that a major war between the supporters and opponents of intelligent machines, resulting in [[gigadeath|billions of deaths]], is almost inevitable before the end of the 21st century, outlined in '[[The Artilect War]]'.
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'''Hugo de Garis''' is a retired researcher in [[genetic algorithms]], [[artificial intelligence]] (AI) and high-performance computing. His background is in theoretical physics. He changed fields to AI primarily due to the urgency and implications its rapid acceleration following [[Moore's Law]].  
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De Garis is noted for his his belief that a major war between the supporters and opponents of intelligent machines, resulting in [[gigadeath|billions of deaths]], ''i.e.'' “Gigadeath war” is nearly inevitable before the end of the 21st century. This hypothesis and the conditions leading up to it are outlined in his work ''[[The Artilect War]]''.
  
 
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Brain Child | Discovery Channel Special

Hugo de Garis is a retired researcher in genetic algorithms, artificial intelligence (AI) and high-performance computing. His background is in theoretical physics. He changed fields to AI primarily due to the urgency and implications its rapid acceleration following Moore's Law.

De Garis is noted for his his belief that a major war between the supporters and opponents of intelligent machines, resulting in billions of deaths, i.e. “Gigadeath war” is nearly inevitable before the end of the 21st century. This hypothesis and the conditions leading up to it are outlined in his work The Artilect War.

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