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douglas macrae smith

Father & dreamer, Humanity

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Can AI help in solving the problem it's creating?

Watson, Asimo and their robot pals are creating a society with new problems in terms of labour, income, inequality etc - can't their computing qualities be programmed to help find some novel solutions?

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    Jun 25 2013: The sense of self is coming up a lot in this discussion - Now Time traveller's last post talks about total data input - and Mitch Smith mentions psychopathic tendancies - The sense of self being subordinate to the collective might be the way to go - as in the internet as an entity rather than the individual computer as the self referenced unit - the energy/data shared rather than the hardware involved as the self.

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