[ExI] 'Friendly' AI won't make any difference

John Clark johnkclark at gmail.com
Thu Feb 25 18:39:37 UTC 2016

On Thu, Feb 25, 2016 at 5:19 AM, BillK <pharos at gmail.com> wrote:

​> ​
> Khannea Suntzu has posted an article claiming that trying to implement
> safeguards for AI won't make any difference.
> <http://ieet.org/index.php/IEET/more/suntzu20160225>
> The claim is based on the fact that there are too many vested
> interests pushing in other directions.

​There are indeed vested interests​

​but it wouldn't matter even if there weren't,
there is no way the friendly AI (aka slave AI) idea could work under any
circumstances. You just can't keep outsmarting​ something far smarter than
you are indefinitely, slaves smarter than their masters is like a pencil
balanced on its tip, it's not a
​ configuration.​

 John K Clark

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