pointed to machine intelligence playing the ancient Chinese strategy game Go to demonstrate rapid growth in AI's capabilities.
At the music, film and media festival known as SXSW, Musk
conceded that his forecasts on project completion times are sometimes a bit rosy: "People have told me that my timelines historically have been optimistic.
You can tell it's real because it looks so fake, honestly," Musk
said Tuesday night.
told reporters thatSpaceX "tried to cancel" the Falcon Heavy programme three times when the company realised "wow, this way harder than we thought.
Still, he's maintained an interest in the sector and has interacted with Musk
over Twitter before.
He always works from a different understanding of reality than the rest of us," Julie Anderson Ankenbrandt, who worked with Musk
at PayPal, told Vance in his book Elon Musk
: Tesla, SpaceX, and the Quest for a Fantastic Future.
Zuckerberg and Musk
, who is chief executive of electric car maker Tesla Inc and rocket company SpaceX, have been waging a debate at a distance over the past few days on the dangers of artificial intelligence.
didn't say what government official gave him a "verbal" OK for the project, and it's also not clear that anyone would have the ability to sign off on such a project single handedly, much less verbally.
It is already the largest market for solar power," Musk
tweeted, an apparent reference to India's growing efforts towards promoting cleaner energy.
utilized Twitter to speak out about his feelings about Trump bailing on the Paris accord.
So, it's likely that Musk
wants that to be somewhere in the name.
Touted as the real-life Tony Stark and mentioned alongside innovators such as Howard Hughes and Steve Jobs, Musk
has always exuded mystery.