Re: Conscious of the parts

From: John K Clark (
Date: Tue Aug 29 2006 - 03:19:16 MDT

"Josť Raeiro" <>

> A very powerful AI may continue it's growth exponentially until certain
> point, which is beyond our current capability of understanding,

OK, sounds reasonable.

> where it concludes that it's best to stop

Huh? How do you conclude that this un-knowable AI would conclude that it
would be best if it stopped improving itself? Is it common for intelligent
entities to decide that they don't want more control of the universe? I
think not.

John K Clark

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