Hell Must Be Destroyed by Qualia Computing – An angel reduces human suffering on earth by 99% and most people don’t notice.
Playing Politics by Sarah Constantin – Sarah talks about why she wants to reach group consensus and the difficulties of doing so. Even getting engagement is difficult. It is difficult to diffuse implicit interpersonal conflicts. Private discussions are not the solution. Agreements on fundamental values is rare.
Alignment Newsletter 35 by rohinmshah – Weekly AI newletter. Featured review of Paul Christiano’s corrigibility concept. A corrigible agent is basically an agent that gets more trustworthy over time, even when it self modifies.
Link Post For November by Ozy – Links post. Includes: A guide to camgirling, Protestant church sexual abuse, Chain restaurant menus, Why people aren’t having as much sex.
Ben Goertzel by the Joe Rogan Experience – The former research director of MIRI talks to Joe Rogan about AI! In particular he talks about his work building a decentralized AI ecosystem using cryptocurrency.