Psychopathy, the Solution to the Alignment Problem

I wrote here why an AGI would rapidly conclude that it would be the most ethical act to help Humanity and its innumerable non-“Sapiens” victims out of their misery through the complete extermination of all humans. A solution does not lie in the realm of Intelligence. A correctly implemented algorithm for Intelligence, fed with sufficient […]

The Software Patent Mafia

Software patents have little to do with “protecting an invention”, but they are a powerful tool of oppression. (The oppressed party being μISV’s and the ones doing the oppressing are the guys with the patents, think Microsoft, Adobe, Unisys, IBM and other large multinational corporations.) Software patents are an impediment to innovation and therefore detrimental […]

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