[ExI] Human species model

Dave Sill sparge at gmail.com
Wed Dec 5 13:10:55 UTC 2018

On Tue, Dec 4, 2018 at 6:37 PM William Flynn Wallace <foozler83 at gmail.com>

> dave sill wrote   It's also proven the futility of trying to construct a
> government with limited powers
> And yet, look at how good we have it.

Things could be much, much better.

> Yeah, people are thieves, every one of us, and all of us need to be
> monitored down to our toes.

Nope. Normal people doing normal crimes isn't the cause of government
overreach and government surveillance isn't the fix.

> Which brings up the question - is there any way to bribe an AI?

Maybe. Depends upon the AI in question.

>   Will there ever be a program that is unhackable?

Sure, but the more complex the program, the harder it is to make it secure.
An unhackable operating system is pretty unrealistic, for an operating
system that's generally useful. A human-level AI would vastly more complex
than that.

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