[Smarter Than You Think]
"How should you respond when you get powerful new tools for finding answers? Think of harder questions." -- Clive Thompson
In the epilogue of Smarter Than You Think, Clive Thompson discusses Watson, IBM's high-profile artificially intelligent computer system capable of playing Jeopardy! Thompson mentions frightening doomsday scenarios where super computers take over, and he also discusses the positive potential outcomes where humans working in tandem with smart computers might allow society to achieve new and useful possibilities.
Where did you tend to lean when it came to thinking about a world populated by more Watson-like IBM computers? Why?