There's a heated debate among the tech elite about whether artificial intelligence will destroy or enhance human life. Tesla (TSLA) founder Elon Musk has been sounding the alarms over AI for months, saying in September that AI will be the cause for World War III. Facebook (FB) founder Mark Zuckerberg, meanwhile, counters that AI will be a benefit to the world.
While it could be decades before we know who's right, the fact that two tech giants are talking so passionately about AI means one thing for investors: This market is going to be huge. According to research published on Statista, global AI revenues are expected to jump from about $2.4 billion today to nearly $60 billion by 2025.
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