We should stop developing artificial intelligence immediately.Build an off switch into A.I. programs.Gifts to ply our robot overlords with.Only build A.I. for very specific tasks.
It's giving A.I. an off button.
The paper, titled "Safely Interruptible Agents," "explores a way to make sure a learning agent will not learn to prevent (or seek!) being interrupted by the environment or a human operator." Essentially, we've got to make sure that artificial intelligence can't get so intelligent that it learns to ignore the command to turn off. Welcome to the future!
Via TwitterVia FacebookAibnbVia AirbnbUberVia Uber
Airbnb removed a North Carolina host from its platform on Wednesday following a barrage of racist remarks directed at a guest. “We were horrified when we read these messages,” Airbnb spokesperson Nick Papas told BuzzFeed News. Airbnb faces mounting pressure to address racial discrimination on its short-term rental platform, a particularly challenging problem for the company. The Fair Housing Act exists precisely to protect consumers from discrimination, but Airbnb cannot always police how its users use the platform.
That we're all living in a computer simulation.That there are probably mer-people, we just haven't found them yet.That we're all going to live in virtual reality soon.That when we get to Mars there will be some really good parties.
It's the simulation one.
"There's a billion to one chance we're living in base reality," Musk says. Essentially, he thinks that we're probably living inside of a video game. "If you assume any rate of improvement at all then games will become indistinguishable from reality," Musk said. "Even if that rate of advancement drops by a thousand from what it is now, let's just imagine it's 10,000 years in the future, which is nothing on the evolutionary scale."
Sexting, obviously.People are using Snapchat to sell drugs.Snapchat is being used for bullying.A comedian face-swapped with two Indian celebrities.
Tanmay Bhat, a comedian from Mumbai, swapped faces as renowned Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar and legendary Indian playback singer Lata Mangeshkar, and had the two characters argue with each other via his Snap Story. Now, Bhat is potentially in trouble for a unique issue: India’s laws around manipulating people’s photos (“morphing”) make Snapchat’s face-swap feature a legal gray area.
Edit tweets.Search for GIFs.Start a Periscope broadcast.Fires Twitter's entire product team.
It launches a Periscope broadcast.
The social network is testing out a new button on its "Compose A New Tweet" screen. It really, really would appreciate it if you livestreamed more, people.
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