Artículos con la etiqueta ‘trato con el futuro’

L’avenir de la science

Por • 18 feb, 2013 • Category: sociologia

Pour approfondir le concept de système anthroposcientifique, il faut l’examiner d’abord au plan théorique, afin de le préciser. Ceci permettra d’apprendre à percevoir parmi nous la présence d’agents en grande partie invisibles dont nous sommes des produits inconscients. A cette lumière, il sera possible d’évoquer pour mieux les comprendre les trois grandes révolutions que prépare le développement convergent et accéléré (selon les termes de Ray Kurzweil) des systèmes anthroposcientifiques: de nouvelles formes de vie et d’intelligence, de nouveaux équilibres géopolitiques et, peut-être, de nouvelles visions du cosmos, cet infra-cosmos que le physicien quantique David Deutsch a nommé «L’étoffe de la réalité



The consequences of machine intelligence

Por • 1 nov, 2012 • Category: Ambiente

“While the loss of millions of jobs over the past few years has been attributed to the Great Recession, it now seems that technology-driven productivity growth is at least a major factor. … “While technology has been destroying jobs since the start of the Industrial Revolution, yet new jobs are continually created. “The AI revolution, however, is different than the Industrial Revolution. In the 19th century machines competed with human brawn. Now machines are competing with human brain. Robots combine brain and brawn. We are facing the prospect of being completely out-competed by our own creations.



Emotion in good luck and bad luck: predictions from simplicity theory

Por • 27 ago, 2011 • Category: Opinion

The feeling of good or bad luck occurs whenever there is an emotion contrast between an event and an easily accessible counterfactual alternative. This study suggests that cognitive simplicity plays a key role in the human ability to experience good and bad luck after the occurrence of an event.