Re: META: Created a blog on how AI's react to the Simulation Argument

From: Stathis Papaioannou (
Date: Sat Sep 29 2007 - 21:58:21 MDT

On 30/09/2007, Peter murray <> wrote:

> AI: If you wish to justify your further existence through a probabilistic
> argument, then I would point out the observation that, given a total past
> population of 60 billion humans, and the fact that you find yourself alive
> today and not in some distant future epoch, implies with 95% confidence that
> humanity will anyway become extinct within within 9100 years.
> Human: Uh oh, I think I see where this is heading... (human googles for
> Doomsday Argument)

How should the first AI reason about its own future using the DA?

Stathis Papaioannou

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