Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 26th Jun 2015 21:47 UTC
Hardware, Embedded Systems

Researchers have shown that machines are inching closer to self-learning, and perhaps even copping a little attitude.

Over at Google, a computer program using a database of movie scripts was asked again and again by researchers to define morality. It struggles to do so, and in a conversation recorded by its human engineers, becomes exasperated and ends the conversation by lashing out at its human inquisitor.

Eerie. The full paper is more interesting.

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Like the movies, almost
by re_re on Sun 28th Jun 2015 01:11 UTC
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It all sounds like battlestar galactica to me. Some day we will be there and think what the Hell happened.

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