Andrew Ducker (andrewducker) wrote,
Andrew Ducker

AI and Superintelligence - some links

A friend linked to Wait But Why's really readable link on AI and Superintelligence.

Another friend countered with another link, which points out a few errors in the article.

Charlie Stross is sceptical that it's coming within his lifetime.

Personally, I felt like 2067 was a reasonable date about 13 years ago. I've not seen any good reason to revise that since :-)

(I may or may not make it that far, depending on life-extension technology and the amazing advances in healthcare over the next few decades.)

Apparently the best book on the subject is Nick Bostrom's "Superintelligence", which I haven't read, but when my brain starts working again...

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