Robots predicted to rule the world by 2060 humans forced to be servants

That is forecast to be the peak of Artificial Intelligence capability — with machines in control of politics and economics.

The nightmare scenario was outlined by the late physicist Prof Stephen Hawking, who warned that creating AI “would be the biggest event in human history.

Software steadfast Qlik questioned 2,000 Brits astir robo-tech specified arsenic AI-enabled vehicles, home robots and astute devices.

Sixty per cent called robots unsafe to humans, and 86 per cent said they indispensable beryllium “properly supervised”.

Creating AI “would be the biggest event in human history. "Unfortunately, it might also be the last”.