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AI takes over

Perhaps the most frightening part of Nick Bostrom’s book, Superintelligence, is his scenario for the seizure of control of the world by a superintelligence:

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Nick Bostrom

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Debunking the Simulation Argument

Oct 23, JDN 2457685

Every subculture of humans has words, attitudes, and ideas that hold it together. The obvious example is religions, but the same is true of sports fandoms, towns, and even scientific disciplines. 2,978 more words

Core Principles

Do we live in a simulated universe, Part 2: Rejoinder to Nick Bostrom.

Someone pointed out to me on a philosophy list that I hadn’t read the original article that postulates the theory that we are living in a simulated universe. 1,166 more words

Artificial Intelligence

Podcast: Richard Cox - Things Are Not As They Seem

H.P. Lovecraft wrote:

The most merciful thing in the world, I think, is the inability of the human mind to correlate all its contents. We live on a placid island of ignorance in the midst of black seas of infinity, and it was not meant that we should voyage far.

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Superintelligence by Nick Bostrom

Superintelligence by Nick Bostrom

Superintelligence by Nick Bostrom is a key work exploring artificial intelligence. Many including Bill Gates and Stephen Hawking, have publicly expressed their concerns that artificial intelligence could cause the extinction of man. 245 more words