Engineering motivation into artificial intelligence


Thu, Sep 10th, 2009 21:48 by capnasty NEWS

A really advanced intelligence, improperly motivated, might realize the impermanence of all things, calculate that the sun will burn out in a few billion years, and decide to play video games for the remainder of its existence, concluding that inventing an even smarter machine is pointless.



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