[ExI] DARPA killer AI robots to 'participate in own construction'

Stefano Vaj stefano.vaj at gmail.com
Tue Jun 2 22:00:16 UTC 2009

On Tue, Jun 2, 2009 at 10:33 PM, Dave Sill <sparge at gmail.com> wrote:

> 2009/6/2 Stefano Vaj <stefano.vaj at gmail.com>:
> >
> > You've got your robots which can make copies of themselves, of course.
> > That's pretty scary - a runaway exponentially-multiplying machine horde,
> > potentially able to overrun the human race in an eyeblink. But how much
> more
> > scary would it be if you had a machine which could not only make copies
> of
> > itself once complete, but could also participate in its own construction
> > while it was still being built?
> Not at all. I don't see the threat.

Neither do I. Please note that I am just submitting an article - which, BTW,
is abundantly ironic... :-)

Stefano Vaj
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