[ExI] Unfrendly AI is a mistaken idea.
eugen at leitl.org
Tue Jun 12 11:23:57 UTC 2007
On Tue, Jun 12, 2007 at 08:51:30PM +1000, Stathis Papaioannou wrote:
> I don't see why you say superpersonal entities are not smart. Even
Did you ever talk to a mob? A lot of it can be modeled by CFD.
Corporations are a bit smarter, but still way subhuman.
Any group of people scales up to a point, for obvious reasons
(The mythical man-month).
> having a few people "put their heads together" creates an entity that
> is smarter and more capable than any individual. Arguably, the most
> significant aspect of human intelligence is that it allows effective
> scaling up through communication between individuals. Collectively,
> the human race is a very intelligent and powerful animal indeed.
Powerful, yes. Intelligent, no.
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