Experts weighed American and Chinese military and civil investments in AI and while some believe the U.S. has a slight advantage in developing the technology, others worry China has already surpassed U.S. capability.
"The Chinese government, Chinese military, and Chinese technology are all working in concert to win the AI race," he added. "In the United States, I would say that US technologists are working on it really hard, but not the government, and not the military. They're talking about it, and they're thinking about it, but it's such a tiny bit of our discourse in Congress, its such a tiny bit of our military budgets, it's not a focus. President Xi is 100% focused on it. Putin has said whoever wins the air race, wins World War III before it happens." Kendall Tietz is a Production Assistant with Fox News Digital.
This race, which Capps said would determine the future of humanity, is in some ways like the 21st Century Space Race between the United States and the Soviet Union, Gordon Chang, the author of "The Coming Collapse of China" told Fox News Digital.