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Web Summit 2017: Who's afraid of new technology?

Stephen Hawking says the rise of artificial intelligence "will be either the best or worst thing to happen to humanity". He was speaking in a recorded address to the Web Summit technology conference in Lisbon. FRANCE 24’s Business Editor Stephen Carroll spoke to Rish Mitra, CEO of Blippar - a company that uses AI and augmented reality - about the future of the technology.