Quentin Hardy on 2015

This AI Prediction was made by Quentin Hardy in 2015.


Predicted time for AGI / HLMI / transformative AI:

(Hover for explanation)Types of advanced artificial intelligence: AGI (AI that can perform many tasks at a human-level), HLMI (more advanced AI that surpasses human intelligence in specific areas), and Transformative AI (AI that could significantly impact society and the world)

The machines of A.I. Island are also what we fear may be ourselves, within a few generations.



Opinion about the Intelligence Explosion from Quentin Hardy:

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Flycer’s explanation for better understanding:



The future of humanity with AGI / HLMI / transformative AI:

And we hope those machine-driven people feel the kinship with us, even down to our loneliness and distance from the world, which is also our wellspring of human creativity.


Flycer’s Secondary Explanation:

The author hopes that people who rely heavily on machines can relate to the feeling of loneliness and disconnection from the world. This feeling is also the source of human creativity. The author wants these machine-driven people to feel a sense of kinship with humans.




Quentin Hardy is an accomplished journalist and technology expert with a wealth of experience in the industry. He has worked for some of the most prestigious publications in the world, including The New York Times, Forbes, and The Wall Street Journal.Throughout his career, Quentin has covered a wide range of topics related to technology, business, and innovation. He has a deep understanding of the latest trends and developments in the industry, and is known for his insightful analysis and thought-provoking commentary.In addition to his work as a journalist, Quentin is also a sought-after speaker and commentator. He has appeared on numerous television and radio programs, and has been a featured speaker at conferences and events around the world.Quentin is a graduate of the University of California, Berkeley, where he earned a degree in English. He currently resides in San Francisco with his family, and enjoys hiking, skiing, and exploring the city’s vibrant cultural scene in his free time.






Source: https://www.edge.org/responses/q2015