Dear Fellow Scholars, this is Two Minute Papers with Károly Zsolnai-Fehér. Now I’ll eat my hat if this is going to be two minutes, but I really hope you Fellow Scholars are going to like this little discussion. Neil DeGrasse Tyson described a cool thought experiment in one of his… Continue Reading Artificial Superintelligence [Audio only] | Two Minute Papers #29

Welcome to Episode #227 of CxOTalk. I’m Michael Krigsman. I’m an industry analyst and the host of CxOTalk. I want to thank LiveStream for supporting us with just really amazingly great video infrastructure and streaming. Today, we have … Oh! And I forgot to say that if you go to… Continue Reading #227 Stephen Wolfram & Anthony Scriffignano on Artificial Intelligence AI

When I was a kid, I was the quintessential nerd. I think some of you were, too. (Laughter) And you, sir, who laughed the loudest, you probably still are. (Laughter) I grew up in a small town in the dusty plains of north Texas, the son of a sheriff who… Continue Reading Don’t fear superintelligent AI | Grady Booch

We are used to thinking very highly of democracy – and by extension, of Ancient Athens, the civilisation that gave rise to it. The Parthenon has become almost a byword for democratic values, which is why so many leaders of democracies like to be photographed there. It’s therefore very striking… Continue Reading Why Socrates Hated Democracy

Emotional Intelligence is the quality that enables us to confront with patience, insight and imagination the many problems that we face in our affective relationship with ourselves and with others. The term may sound odd. We are used to referring to intelligence as a general quality, without unpicking a particular… Continue Reading What is Emotional Intelligence?

In my last lecture, I provided at least the outlines of a solution to the so-called “mind-body problem”. Mental processes are caused by the behavior of elements of the brain. At the same time, they’re realized in the structure that’s made up of those elements. Now, I think this answer… Continue Reading 2 Beer Cans & Meat Machines: Artificial Intelligence & The Chinese Room (John Searle)

{rtf1ansiansicpg1252deff0deflang1033{fonttbl{f0fnilfcharset0 Calibri;}} {*generator Msftedit;}viewkind4uc1pardsa200sl276slmult1lang9f0fs22 It is now Transparent that what is about to Transpire on this planet is nothing short of the Transcontinental Transformation of humanity. A global Transition to Transhumanity is the truth behind the mystery of TransAlchemy (working Documentary tile)par par Homosapiens have used the power of… Continue Reading The “All” Seeing Ai

Crash Course Philosophy is brought to you by Squarespace. Squarespace: share your passion with the world Ok, guys, real talk. Uhh, I’m kinda worried. I think my brother John might be a robot. I know, it sounds ridiculous. He looks like a human. Pretty much. And he acts like a… Continue Reading Artificial Intelligence & Personhood: Crash Course Philosophy #23

I work with a bunch of mathematicians, philosophers and computer scientists, and we sit around and think about the future of machine intelligence, among other things. Some people think that some of these things are sort of science fiction-y, far out there, crazy. But I like to say, okay, let’s… Continue Reading What happens when our computers get smarter than we are? | Nick Bostrom

Can you hear me? Fantastic! Thank you very much! Well it’s a particular honour to be asked to present here, not only because this is one of the finest universities in the Netherlands but also because the Hague is the birthplace of Raymond van Barneveld! Any fans from the Barney… Continue Reading The Ethics of AI in Warfare | Lecture