12 May 2024, William Bird and Thandi Smith, Daily Maverick

With under three weeks until our elections, we have seen a few examples of AI being used. This week we look at AI guidelines for political parties and tips for the public on how to spot possible AI. If you do see something dodgy online, report it to Real411

One of the key issues surrounding AI is that as much as we need to acknowledge its potential, we also need to acknowledge its risk. 

Physicist Stephen Hawking is quoted as having said: “Success in creating AI would be the biggest event in human history. Unfortunately, it might also be the last, unless we learn how to avoid the risks.” 

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