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T. TaulliGenerative AIhttps://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4842-9367-6_9

9. The Future

Utopia? Dystopia? Something in Between?
Tom Taulli1  
Monrovia, CA, USA

When it comes to the ultimate impact of generative AI – or AI in general – there are many differing opinions from top people in the tech industry and thought leaders. On the optimistic side, there is Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella. He has been betting billions on generative AI, such as with the investments in OpenAI. He is also aggressive with implementing this technology across Microsoft’s extensive product lines.

For Nadella, he thinks that AI will help to boost global productivity – which will increase the ...

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