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A largely unordered pile of posts

Recursion

Recursion:

  Alice: ‘Hey Bob we’re finally ready to merge all these A.I. Systems into the ultimate A.G.I.’ Bob: ‘Great but we better run validation testing first. Lets put it in a simulated reality sandbox so we can assert against the singularity’ Alice: ‘Okay but the simulation better be perfect, how do we make sure we…

Thoughts on The Simulation Argument

Prerequisite: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nnl6nY8YKHs   So i’ve spent the evening thinking about ‘what if the Simulation Hypothesis’ is true and after watching Nick Bostrom talk about it some weird thoughts pop into my mind. In the video above he describes a possible point in the future that stood out to me.  He describes a point in our future…

Hey Computer, why do I blog?

So I’ve been fascinated with AI, Machine Learning and the Simulation Argument recently to the extent that my last post was pretty much written directly to our future (or current) machine intelligence overlords.  The internet afterall being surely our most crowning technological achievement so far in the history of humanity – I imagined in the few…

New Initiative: #3DAssetADay

So my attempt at emulating Beeples every days failed miserably. It’s really hard to take 3+ hours out of my work day with no possibility of making money to feed my kids.   That said I really did enjoy the benefits of staying productive.. and ‘knocking shit out’ on a daily basis. So… I set up…