We're only just beginning to scratch the surface of what artificial intelligence is capable of, from medical advancements to movie recommendations . Despite AI being a potential goldmine of help to humanity, even the greatest minds are partial to the odd spout of fear-mongering . The robots are coming to take our jobs, overthrow humanity, enslave us and the like. Skynet is but a dystopian dream at this point in time, but in some ways, AI is already winning. It's beating us at some of our favorite games, from Go to StarCraft II . Machine has begun to best man, but that's a good thing.