Posts Tagged ai

Fri May 31
πŸ”– Bookmarked Changing my Mind about AI, Universal Basic Income, and the Value of Data – The Art of Research https://theartofresearch.org/ai-ubi-and-data/

“I am not worried that the lost jobs of the AI-pocalypse will lead to a mass of people with no way to meaningfully contribute to society, however I am worried about the AI-pocalypse leading to people’s real, meaningful, contributions going unacknowledged and uncompensated.”

Wed May 9
πŸ”– Bookmarked Kumiho. β€” Ethan Marcotte https://ethanmarcotte.com/wrote/kumiho/

“it’s hard to listen to those demos without wondering about how services like Duplex might radically alter the workforce. In other words, whose jobs involve making these kinds of phone calls?”

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Thu Apr 27
πŸ”– Bookmarked The Future: History that Hasn’t Happened Yet - Bruce Sterling Keynote at SXSW 2017 https://soundcloud.com/officialsxsw/the-future-history-that-hasnt-happened-yet-sxsw-2017

“When we say that our machines can render us irrelevant we are buying into a suicidal ideology that has the dark allure of a martyr operation. … This particular breed of lethal passive despair is one of our period’s major moral vices. … We don’t lack gusto because our life is inherently not worth living, we actually lack conviction and self-esteem because we are lying to ourselves.”