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but a group of survivors will now be able to live on, at least via real-time video conversations about their experiences and perspectives, forever. In an innovative attempt to harness the artificial intelligence technologies of the present and the future to keep alive the stories of the past, Holocaust survivors may be the first people ever to be able to continue carrying on conversations (virtually, at least) even after their deaths.
I've never been able to understand why prominent intellectuals like Stephen Hawking believe that computers will spontaneously develop conscious intelligence, but also that they will be evil tyrants that will enslave humanity.