Ramez Naam on 2010

This AI Prediction was made by Ramez Naam in 2010.


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)




Opinion about the Intelligence Explosion from Ramez Naam:



Flycer’s explanation for better understanding:

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

Those digital entities, if they do arrive before 2100, will coexist with a large number of physical flesh-and-blood intelligences.


Flycer’s Secondary Explanation:

Digital entities may exist alongside physical intelligences by 2100. These digital entities will be distinct from physical intelligences. They will coexist with a large number of physical intelligences.




Ramez Naam is a computer scientist, futurist, and author who is known for his work on AI and its implications for society. He is the author of several books, including “The Infinite Resource: The Power of Ideas on a Finite Planet” (2013) and “The Nexus Trilogy” (2012-2015), which is a series of science fiction novels that explore the impact of emerging technologies on society.Naam is particularly interested in the potential of AI to solve some of the world’s most pressing problems, such as climate change and food security. He is also known for his advocacy of renewable energy and his work on clean technology. In addition to his writing, Naam has also worked as a software developer and a consultant for various companies in the technology industry.






Source: http://hplusmagazine.com/2010/11/11/top-five-reasons-singularity-misnomer/