Re: Big Bang is Bunk

From: J. R. Molloy (jr@shasta.com)
Date: Sun Jul 29 2001 - 15:25:23 MDT


From: "Eliezer S. Yudkowsky" <sentience@pobox.com>
> The Singularity is defined to occur as soon as any greater-than-human
> intelligence comes into existence - big or small. It has to be genuine,
> hardware transhumanity, not just humans put together in interesting
> shapes, but that's it.

Just to clarify, that means greater-than-the-smartest-human intelligence,
right?
I mean if it was smarter than, say, dubya bush, that wouldn't be a very big
deal.




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