The Technological Landscape Affecting Artificial General Intelligence and the Importance of Nanoscale Neural Probes

I have a new paper out where I describe the technological landscape leading to AGI and implications for AI safety (largely building on Bostrom's work in Superintelligence). Here's the abstract: In this paper, we contrast three major pathways to human level AI, also known as artificial general intelligence (AGI), and we... Read More

Donating To High-Risk High-Reward Charities

Cross posted on my blog .   If you wanted to make a lot of money, you’d accept the need to make high-risk high-reward business decisions, like founding a company or investing in stocks, right? Ok, what about for charitable donations? If you wanted to do a lot of good,... Read More