Re: AI: FWD (IUFO/mind-l) Robokitty and Artificial brain building

From: Damien Broderick (
Date: Sun May 14 2000 - 01:09:38 MDT

At 11:03 PM 13/05/00, Shaun wrote:
>if Hugo de Garis truly feared for the extermination
>of the human race, do you really think that he would be plotting the
>creation of superior AI? I doubt it. The problem with the writers of some
>of these articles is that they are too myopic

Not in this case. Bear in mind that this is what de Garis is *himself*
saying, on his site, and in repeated interviews. He's the one waving the
scary artilect flag, even as he pushes on eagerly with his Faustian bargain
(as he sees it, although perhaps he wouldn't use that term).


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