Programming Hate Into AI Will Be Controversial, But Possibly Necessary

Zoltan IstvanCrunch Network Contributor Zoltan Istvan is a futurist and 2016 U.S. Presidential candidate of the Transhumanist Party. More posts by this contributor: Future Transhumanist Tech May Soon Change The Definition Of Disability How to join the network In the last few years, the topic of artificial intelligence (AI) has been thrust into the mainstream. No longer just the domain of sci-fi fans, nerds or Google engineers, I hear people discussing AI at parties, coffee shops and even at the dinner table: My five-year-old daughter brought it up the other night over taco lasagna. When I asked her if anything interesting had happened in school, she replied that her teacher discussed smart robots. The exploration of intelligence — be it human or artificial — is ultimately the domain of epistemology, the…


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