The Need to distinguish AI from Robots

People always think that ‘Dangerous AI’ means, ‘watch out for rampaging robots’ – when in fact a robot is little more than a form-factor, one of thousands of possible containers that an AI might inhabit and manipulate.  It doesn’t take deep analysis to suppose that a true and predatory AI would purposefully avoid using robot containers to achieve its objectives since, by the very definition of such an entity, it would easily know that as the place we’re most likely to be watching for it to emerge as a threat.

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Published in: on October 8, 2015 at 3:15 pm  Leave a Comment  
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