[Smarter Than Us] EBOOK / KINDLE


Smarter Than Us

summary ✓ Smarter Than Us What happens when machines become smarter than humans Forget lumbering Terminators The power of an artificial intelligence AI comes from its intelligence not physical strength and laser guns Humans steer the future not because we're the strongest or the fastest but because we're the smartest When machines become smarter than humans we'll be handing them the steering wheel What promises and perils will these powerful machines present Stuart Armstrong’s new book navigates these uestions with clarity and witCan we instruct AIs to steer the future as we desire What goals should we program into them It turns out this uestion is difficult to answer Philosophers have tried for thousands of years to define an ideal world but there remains no consensus. A very concise and clear book on the benefits and the potential dangers the rise of artificial intelligence poses to humanity It really opened up my mind to what is possible and how difficult it is to create or even just define safe AI

summary ´ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ☆ Stuart Armstrong

summary ✓ Smarter Than Us The prospect of goal driven smarter than human AI gives moral philosophy a new urgency The future could be filled with joy art compassion and beings living worthwhile and wonderful lives but only if we’re able to precisely define what a good world is and skilled enough to describe it perfectly to a computer programAIs like computers will do what we say which is not necessarily what we mean Such precision reuires encoding the entire system of human values for an AI explaining them to a mind that is alien to us defining every ambiguous term clarifying every edge case Moreover our values are fragile in some cases if we mis define a single piece of the puzzle say consciousness we end up with roughly 0% of the value we intended to reap instead of. First I love that the book is published under a Creative Commons license That shows the author cares about spreading his ideas as far as possible and understands that copyright restrictions merely shrink the audience unless you manage to write the next Harry Potter and the Sorcerer s Stone I was tempted to give the book five stars just for thatThe book itself is short and easy to read at least for anyone with a modicum of computer science and philosophy It summarizes the potential dangers of AI and even briefly tells the reader how to help While Hollywood has labored for decades to instill fear of robots one day taking over the book explains how an actual AI disaster scenario could play out differently than the standard robot movie script But importantly the book outlines the intellectual problems that building a friendly AI poses including the problem of precisely d

Stuart Armstrong ☆ 8 free read

summary ✓ Smarter Than Us 99% of the valueThough an understanding of the problem is only beginning to spread researchers from fields ranging from philosophy to computer science to economics are working together to conceive and test solutions Are we up to the challengeA mathematician by training Armstrong is a Research Fellow at the Future of Humanity Institute FHI at Oxford University His research focuses on formal decision theory the risks and possibilities of AI the long term potential for intelligent life and the difficulties of predicting this and anthropic self locating probability Armstrong wrote Smarter Than Us at the reuest of the Machine Intelligence Research Institute a non profit organization studying the theoretical underpinnings of artificial superintelligen. A good introduction into the future of AI and it s potential threats Especially enjoyed reading Chapter 7

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  • Smarter Than Us
  • Stuart Armstrong
  • English
  • 06 October 2020
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10 thoughts on “[Smarter Than Us] EBOOK / KINDLE

  1. says: [Smarter Than Us] EBOOK / KINDLE

    [Smarter Than Us] EBOOK / KINDLE A humorous read on a serious subject the possible perils of an uncontrolled intelligence explosion I found it fun and informative a great primer for both newbies and those well versed in the idea of an intelligence explosiontechnol

  2. says: [Smarter Than Us] EBOOK / KINDLE Stuart Armstrong ☆ 8 free read summary Smarter Than Us

    [Smarter Than Us] EBOOK / KINDLE summary ´ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ☆ Stuart Armstrong summary Smarter Than Us I'm a lesswrong veteran so I didn't learn anything much that was new but it's good for internalizing the viewpoints and would be excellent to someone without that prior knowledge as an introduction to AI existential risk

  3. says: [Smarter Than Us] EBOOK / KINDLE

    [Smarter Than Us] EBOOK / KINDLE Stuart Armstrong ☆ 8 free read A very concise and clear book on the benefits and the potential dangers the rise of artificial intelligence poses to humanity It really opened u

  4. says: summary Smarter Than Us Stuart Armstrong ☆ 8 free read [Smarter Than Us] EBOOK / KINDLE

    [Smarter Than Us] EBOOK / KINDLE summary ´ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ☆ Stuart Armstrong summary Smarter Than Us First I love that the book is published under a Creative Commons license That shows the author cares about spreading his ideas as far as possible and understands that copyright restrictions merely shrink the audience unless you manage to write the next Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone I was tempted to give the book f

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    [Smarter Than Us] EBOOK / KINDLE Finally a sincere governmental bureaucrat This man should run for President of the UK Search YouTube for the War

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    [Smarter Than Us] EBOOK / KINDLE Stuart Armstrong ☆ 8 free read summary Smarter Than Us Good book that gets to the high level of managing AI and super technologytalks about the fact that this is going to be hard to slow down let alone stop Could be great help to humanity The major point of the book is to get on board and contribute so can be handled with intelligence and control

  7. says: [Smarter Than Us] EBOOK / KINDLE Stuart Armstrong ☆ 8 free read

    summary ´ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ☆ Stuart Armstrong [Smarter Than Us] EBOOK / KINDLE Stuart Armstrong ☆ 8 free read Nice summary apparently predating Bostrom's Superintelligence To the point fun and easy to read clear than Superintelligence but less detailed Recommended for anybody new to AI risk

  8. says: [Smarter Than Us] EBOOK / KINDLE

    [Smarter Than Us] EBOOK / KINDLE A good introduction into the future of AI and it's potential threats Especially enjoyed reading Chapter 7

  9. says: summary ´ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ☆ Stuart Armstrong [Smarter Than Us] EBOOK / KINDLE

    [Smarter Than Us] EBOOK / KINDLE summary ´ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ☆ Stuart Armstrong Stuart Armstrong ☆ 8 free read The book is titled 'The Rise of Machine Intelligence' but it hardly ever talks about the positive aspects of AI The author does bring up a few valid points about the potential threat of AI but overall it comes across as an attempt at fear mongering Many of the examples are Hollywood inspired and some of them are just fun

  10. says: summary Smarter Than Us summary ´ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ☆ Stuart Armstrong Stuart Armstrong ☆ 8 free read

    [Smarter Than Us] EBOOK / KINDLE I actually somewhat surprisingly really like it This short primer is a chill evening read It'll be most useful to people who've been exposed to the ideas around the AI control problem I do wish that there was a chapter or section on something like Should we expect progress to continue? or like why current AI researchers would consider an A

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