Tag Archives: Kurzweil AI

Max Tegmark’s Book – Life 3.0 – bought it this morning – Updated 21 Sept 2017

Will AI enable the third stage of life? In his new book Life 3.0: Being Human in the Age of Artificial Intelligence, MIT physicist and AI researcher Max Tegmark explores the future of technology, life, and intelligence. … In summary, … Continue reading

Posted in Ideas, Longevity, Our Future, Technology, understanding | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

AI

Life 3.0 Being Human in the Age of Artificial Intelligence MIT physicist Tegmark (Our Mathematical Universe) surveys advances in artificial intelligence AGI (Artificial General Intelligence) and “smart machines” built using very powerful yet entirely deterministic algorithms, are two very different … Continue reading

Posted in Our Future, Technology, understanding | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Human Rights Laws

In a neurotechnology future, human-rights laws will need to be revisited New human rights laws to prepare for rapid current advances in neurotechnology that may put “freedom of mind” at risk have been proposed in the open access journal Life … Continue reading

Posted in Ideas | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

David Brin on Post human AI

Preparing for our posthuman future of artificial intelligence By David Brin “Each generation imagines itself to be more intelligent than the one that went before it, and wiser than the one that comes after it.” – George Orwell What will … Continue reading

Posted in Ideas, Our Future, understanding | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Master Algorithm?

The Master Algorithm: How the Quest for the Ultimate Learning Machine Will Remake Our World One of the keys for me came out of database theory. The most processor efficient search is the fully random search. When one is searching … Continue reading

Posted in understanding | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Doomsday Clock

What is the Doomsday Clock and why should we keep track of the time? The Doomsday Clock was shifted on January 26, 2017 from three minutes to midnight to a new setting of two and a half minutes to midnight … Continue reading

Posted in Our Future | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Money Guide

The Truth About Your Future: The Money Guide You Need Now, Later, and Much Later New York Times bestselling author and legendary investment guru Ric Edelman reveals his forward-thinking guide on how technology and science will reshape the way we … Continue reading

Posted in economics, Technology, understanding | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment