Alien Intelligence (AI) is already hacking our culture…

It is easy to be fascinated by the amazing things AI can do. And it is also easy to be scared by the existential dangers being discussed around us. But what do we understand how AI, like most other technologies, comes with unintended and transformative consequences and changes us from within? Since our scientific thinking … Continue reading Alien Intelligence (AI) is already hacking our culture…

The new economy is intangible

In the 90:s we talked a lot about "The New Economy", an economy based on innovation, ideas and software rather than factories and mass production. With the burst of the IT-bubble that discussion ended abruptly and the expression "The New Economy" died over night. The problem we have when we think about the future is … Continue reading The new economy is intangible

Approaching General AI challenge with an Animal-AI Olympics

How do you approach a really hairy problem like developing a General AI? Well, nature solved it the evolutionary way ie by means of competition. So why not use the model of competition? Another problem is defining "general" in general AI, so why not just compete with the real thing? And why start with humans, … Continue reading Approaching General AI challenge with an Animal-AI Olympics