Nonsense on Stilts


The sooner we all realize that Lamda’s utterances are bullshit—just games with predictive word tools, and no real meaning — the better off we’ll be.

There are a lot of serious questions in AI, like how to make it safe, how to make it reliable, and how to make it trustworthy.

But there is no absolutely no reason whatever for us to waste time wondering whether anything anyone in 2022 knows how to build is sentient. It is not.

The sooner we can take the whole thing with a grain of salt, and realize that there is nothing to see here whatsoever, the better.

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