300,000 Surveillance Cameras in One City.
Are You Scared Yet, Human?
Surveillance cameras were meant to make us safer, but how could the exploitation of them restrict our freedom? This 2021 BBC documentary about AI technology, Are You Scared Yet, Human? questions whether artificial intelligence has gone too far.
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Artificial intelligence technology is changing our world. But leading tech experts in Silicon Valley worry about the future that’s being created. Microsoft’s Brad Smith believes George Orwell’s 1984 could become reality by 2024. This BBC investigation looks at the rapidly evolving influence of AI. Will it usher in a golden age? Or could we lose control of it completely? Watch the trailer below:
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