Peter Voss explains artificial general intelligence – Part 1 of 2

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Peter Voss explains what adaptive, artificial GENERAL intelligence is. He explains the kinds of cognitive feelings these machines need. Finally, he and Dr. Park explore whether machine intelligence can and should be programmed to value and defend itself.

Is privacy a right? Or just a privilege (for the privileged)

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If you think that only government, corporations, and powerful people are entitled to privacy then you will sleep well at night knowing that every action, conversation, and inner thought and feeling will be available via your smartphone and Fitbit

Fascism will always mean monolithic exceptionalism

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A fascist, by the old definition, was one who suppresses opinion in favor of dictatorial, strong-armed governance, at the expense of plurality of thought and expression