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Data Centres & AI, China: HAL 9000: “Good Morning, Dave”

20 October 2020
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First appearing in the 1968 film – “2001: A Space Odyssey”, HAL 9000 is a fictional artificial intelligence character and the main antagonist in Arthur C.Clarke’s Space Odyssey series.

“Good Morning, Dave”, which is an instantly recognisable greeting from HAL 9000, is still one of the most famous quotes in science fiction history. Having said that, since 1968 when the epic film was made, AI has been through cycles of hype and bust. As at 2020, AI is everywhere, no longer just a character in science fiction.

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