Concerning AI is the podcast about two questions: Is there a credible existential threat to humanity from a future superhuman AI? If yes, what do we do about it? We thought we’d start to catalog possible answers to that 2nd question. Here’s what we have so far: As Fast As Possible (AFAP). We discussed this a […]
We need better language to talk about these difficult technical topics. See https://concerning.ai/2017/03/31/0039-we-need-more-sparrow-fables/ for notes.
Listener Voicemail & Comments Eric’s voicemail Evan’s comment (Our interview with Evan: ep 0011: Evan Prodromou, AI practitioner (part 1), ep 0012: Evan Prodromou, AI practitioner (part 2) John’s comment Ted got the author’s name wrong Predictably Irrational by Dan Ariely (25:12) Moving on from Feedback into what’s going to get us from here to there Instantaneous Judgement (Stimulus-Response) Reinforcement […]
Main topic of this show: Unexpected Consequences of Self Driving Cars by Rodney Brooks
What should our values be? Could “Life is Precious” replace the Consumption Story?
Do we need to do philosophy on a deadline? Can AI help make us better humans?