My Blog Posts

2018 26/Jul
Is AI Safety Research a Waste of Time?

Many months ago, Peter Voss came through San Francisco and we sat down for a coffee at my favorite place in Hayes Valley, Arlequin. We chatted a bit of business first. Peter runs, and his work on natural language is a lot of fun to discuss. Similarly, we chatted a bit about Emerj, our […]

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2018 15/Jul

The “moral singularity” refers to how morality (a particular system of values and principles of conduct) will evolve radically once (a) human intelligence and cognition is enhanced, and (b) artificial general intelligence (AGI) enters the world.  It is my belief that a moral singularity will not result in a single, core set of values and […]

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