[ExI] AI motivation, was malevolent machines
hkeithhenson at gmail.com
Mon Apr 14 21:37:17 UTC 2014
On Mon, Apr 14, 2014 at 5:00 AM, Kelly Anderson <kellycoinguy at gmail.com> wrote:
> Unless AIs interbreed with humans, or at least marry each other, this is
> likely to lead to a two tier system similar to apartheid. If we are going
> to have AI's seek status, then we better not shame them by disallowing them
> to marry into human families.
That's not an entirely new idea. The protagonist in Heinlein's Friday
was an artificial person who married into families twice, once being a
disaster, once being long term stable.
The individual who "crossed over" into a high speed virtual reality
would not be different enough from an AI to prevent marriage.
I think the apartheid split will be more between those who upload into
a million fold faster world and those who stay behind at human
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