Re: IA vs. AI was: longevity vs singularity

Gina Miller (
Sun, 1 Aug 1999 23:40:09 -0700

Paul Hughes wrote:

As far as I'm concerned I have little
use for Hans Moravec, Marvin Minsky and other AI afficiando's that most people here worship as heroes. Besides, Marvin Minsky in person can be the most contemptous person in the room. His behavior at Extro 3 only pushes my point home that many of the AI researchers do *not* have our best interest in mind.

~I missed Extro 3, can you elaborate on this Minsky characterization?

Gina "Nanogirl" Miller
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