Alibaba founder Jack Ma predicts that in 30 years. people will work “four hours a day and maybe four days a week.”
He also warned CNBC that artificial intelligence could set off World War III, but humans will win.
“The first technology revolution caused World War I,” Ma told CNBC in an interview that aired on Tuesday. “The second technology revolution caused World War II. This is the third technology revolution.”
The goal of artificial intelligence should be making machines that do things humans cannot do, rather than making them like humans, according to Ma.
“Wisdom is from the heart,” Ma said. “The machine intelligence is by the brain […] You can always make a machine to learn the knowledge. But it is difficult for machines to have a human heart.”
Ma also told CNBC the dominance of giant companies is on the decline, as more small businesses get exposure