Medieval Thinking and Political AGI

A cherry picked quote from a review of a new book: “In his new book, Pearl, now 81, elaborates a vision for how truly intelligent machines would think. The key, he argues, is to replace reasoning by association with causal reasoning. Instead of the mere ability to correlate fever and malaria, machines need the capacity… Continue reading Medieval Thinking and Political AGI

Progress update

[cross posted from The Singularity Institute Blog] This blog post constitutes an update on the current state of work on the OpenCog open-source AI project. No particular event occasioned me writing the post — no dramatic milestone has been reached — it just seemed like a good time for an update, as a lot of… Continue reading Progress update