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Matthew Hurley

Software Developer, Texas A&M University System Offices in Bryan United States

I'm a software developer by day. I've recently been (re)introduced to a part of myself that cares a great deal about making interesting things... most of which have nothing at all to do with software or computers.

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The Genocidal Artificial Intelligence is a Red Herring

BY MATTHEW HURLEY
@ VOL 19 ON JUN 04, 2019

Sci-fi has warned us for decades of the danger posed by a super-intelligent computer network. H.A.L., Replicants, WOPR, Skynet, The Matrix, and others paint a bleak future for careless AI development… But none of these bear even the slightest resemblance to real AI, nor do any of them discuss the current problems that AI is already creating. Let’s dispel some of the superstition and address the real danger.

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