Art & Ancestral Decision

§.00 Artistry is nothing without technicity, for the artist is nothing without his tools. Given that all tools are, at the first, conceptual, the ontological enterprise necessarily subtends both. Philosophy (as mental technicity) determines by way of an analysis of the haecceity of one's muse(s) and subjects(s), which thus determines the technical venue(s) by which… Continue reading Art & Ancestral Decision

THE SINGULARITY SURVIVAL GUIDE: The Open-Ended Overlord

You wouldn’t expect narrow AI to achieve general intelligence. A program designed to win at chess, for example, would not suddenly, on its own, become an expert trial lawyer, brain surgeon, or world dictator. The same is true for self-driving car AI or any other form of “functional” AI programmed for a specific, narrow purpose.… Continue reading THE SINGULARITY SURVIVAL GUIDE: The Open-Ended Overlord