[FoRK] Super-Intelligent Humans Are Coming
Gregory Alan Bolcer
greg at bolcer.org
Fri Oct 24 06:34:46 PDT 2014
Don't you know that inspirational intelligence ideas come from little
inspiration particles that bombard earth from space and trigger neurons.
Martin Scorsese...you said wot?
On 10/24/2014 5:49 AM, Gary Stock wrote:
> The whole notion of context seems odd to introduce, since it appeared
> that the premise was "something from nothing."
> Something akin to "context" may be: Is, or is not, the development of
> super-intelligence foreordained by (perhaps unrecognized) principles?
> Is, or is not, the path to fully realized super-intelligencerelatively
> constrained or reproducible?
> If the path is driven by principles / reproducible, then we might
> imagine where that leads.
> However, if that path is ~not~ driven by principles / reproducible...
> If super-intelligence stumbles first, randomly, onto more ideas Jimmy
> Carter thought, then most problems on Earth will be solved.
> If super-intelligence stumbles first, randomly, onto more ideas Ayn Rand
> thought, then most life on Earth will be eliminated.
> An urge to begin "constructing the necessary context" seems to suggest
> hope of steering super-intelligence toward one or the other.
> Watch more Star Trek. Those models have all been exhausted ;-)
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