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    (Original post by Mactotaur)
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    Why would anyone create an AI that would realistically have the ability to do that?

    its fair to assume the inventors would install sufficient safeguards to prevent such a situation from arising
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    (Original post by Stella Rubae)
    Why would anyone create an AI that would realistically have the ability to do that?

    its fair to assume the inventors would install sufficient safeguards to prevent such a situation from arising
    Ah, but the Singularity will be reached at some point - where an AI is sufficiently intelligent that it can redesign itself in various iterations until it is more intelligent than a human being.
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    (Original post by Mactotaur)
    Ah, but the Singularity will be reached at some point - where an AI is sufficiently intelligent that it can redesign itself in various iterations until it is more intelligent than a human being.
    ok, I'll play along. So what exactly were you asking / aiming to discuss when you created this thread?
 
 
 
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