Re: AI:This is how we do it

From: Eliezer S. Yudkowsky (
Date: Tue Feb 19 2002 - 08:39:09 MST

Simon McClenahan wrote:
> Friendliness and Seediness I see as different applications of AI, each with
> its own purpose. These applications are programmed on top of a General AI,
> which is the theoretical base of all AI.

Seed AI = General AI + self-improving AI + Friendly AI. I'd guess that, in
terms of effort, building a seed AI is likely to be 80% building general
intelligence, 10% making it self-improving intelligence, and 10% making it

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Eliezer S. Yudkowsky
Research Fellow, Singularity Institute for Artificial Intelligence

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