thought experiment

5.6.15

How a Superintelligent AI Could Convince You That You're a Simulation

The famous thought experiment frames the problems with designing artificial intelligence.

4.24.15

No One Touched the Reddit Button for a Whole 49 Seconds

It turned red. That’s it.

4.16.14

Singer-Composer Alex Ebert Hopes to Change the World, Starting with the IRS

He won a Golden Globe and sings in a popular folk band. But what he really wants to do is change the way tax spending is allocated.