I, For One, Do NOT Welcome Our New Robot Overlords

[High Praise! to Defense One]

Elon Musk Says Robots Could Be More Dangerous Than Nukes

Ya know, I wanted to just quip about paranoid Luddites, but by the time I got to this line, I was starting to give my laptop suspicious glances:

The AI does not love you, nor does it hate you, but you are made of atoms it can use for something else.

Also, sometimes I think Obama feels the same way about me (I AM NOT A CRACKPOT!)

[Think you have a link that’s IMAO-worthy? Send it to harvolson@gmail.com. If I use your link, you will receive High Praise! (assuming you remember to put your name in the email)]

Send to Kindle
1 Star (Hated it)2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (Awesome) (4 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

8 Comments

  1. Completely off topic, momiss’s comment (#66) prompted me to click on her name and check out her blog. She has written a nice memorial to and old friend that some might wish to read. There are a lot of nice things I could say about it, and her, but her words should pass these things on well enough.

    0

    0
  2. “The computer is your friend. Be nice to the computer, or the computer will use you for reactor shielding.”

    0

    0
  3. @3 CCO – Frighteningly true. What’s the most effective shielding for neutron radiation produced by nuclear reactors?

    Water.

    What’s comprised of 70% water?….

    0

    0
  4. …but you are made of atoms it can use for something else.

    Fine. And an AI is made of electrons I got better uses for, too.

    0

    0
  5. I have seen that ASIMO is now hopping on one foot. Soon they will be given the ability to replicate. How long ’til they reject Honda as their “Creator”?

    0

    0

Comments are closed.