[ExI] Unfrendly AI is a mistaken idea.

spike spike66 at comcast.net
Sat Jun 9 01:26:54 UTC 2007

> bounces at lists.extropy.org] On Behalf Of Christopher Healey
> Subject: Re: [ExI] Unfrendly AI is a mistaken idea.
> > Stathis Papaioannou wrote:
> >
> > Suppose your goal is to win a chess game *adhering to the
> > rules of chess*.
> Do chess opponents at tournaments conduct themselves in ways that they
> hope might psyche out their opponent?  In my observations, hell yes.  And
> these ways are not explicitly excluded in the rules of chess... -Chris

Chris, that Hollywood stuff is probably seen down in the Cs and Ds.  More
skilled and disciplined players know to play the board, not the man.  I had
a tournament where a guy was doing this kinda thing.  Whooped his ass.  That
felt goooood.  {8-]  


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