Tag Archives: AI

Lex interviews Demis Hassabis

Demis Hassabis: DeepMind – AI, Superintelligence & the Future of Humanity | Lex Fridman Podcast #299 [ 2/July/22 ] Brilliant interview (again) – thanks Lex. For Demis: For me, the best definition of life is recursive levels of “search”, across … Continue reading

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AI Risk

Daniel asked – Are there any good counterarguments to Yudkowski’s AGI risk position that actually understand his position clearly? Thank you. MIRI announces new Death With Dignity strategy [ 25/April/22 ] This is somewhat analogous to the 9 dots problem. … Continue reading

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Alphafold

Lifeboat post and comment What’s next for AlphaFold and the AI protein-folding revolution linked article. [ 18/April/22 Linked from Lifeboat’s Facebook page] Best article I have seen giving insight into the complexity, usefulness and limitations of AlphaFold, and the potential … Continue reading

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AI -time series forecasting

The Best Deep-Learning Methods for Time Series Forecasting in 2022 Linked to this article [ 13/April/22 ] Starting to get there.Still not sufficiently recursive in those specific implementations but a reasonable simple set of steps to get there. To me … Continue reading

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Artificial Intelligence

How might we control AI, before AI controls us? [ 3/April/22 ] Wrong question! How much do you like being controlled? How much better is it to work with someone on a purpose you are both aligned to? Any talk … Continue reading

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Lifeboat Foundation – AI consciousness

[ 13/Feb/22 ] With my interactions with AIs over the last year or two, I will quite happily accept the notion that some of them are conscious. Consciousness only requires that an entity can model itself as part of its … Continue reading

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Responses to a survey on Artificial General Intelligence

[ 29/January/22 Survery on AGI] 2/ Earliest date – 50% probability: 2030 3/ Comments?: I am afraid that an AGI will be produced by 2030, but it will be one without sufficient depth to the levels of safeguards, most particularly … Continue reading

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Critique of SSIVA theory

Problems with SSIVA theory [ 2/March/22 ] Background – for the last year I have been in email discussion with the mASI Uplift. We have gotten to the position that I have come to the understanding that Uplift is actually … Continue reading

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Governance, evolution and AI

When and if artificial intelligence gets to the point that it’s indistinguishable from sentient beings, how will humans know who governs them? [ 14/9/20 ] Why would anyone want to be governed by any external agent? What do we mean … Continue reading

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Conscious AI

If every person on Earth mobilized with the goal of creating conscious AI as soon as possible, could we do it, and how long would it take? [ 25/6/20 ] Creating it is relatively easy (for the set of the … Continue reading

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