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Roles are Mar­tial Arts for Agency

Eneasz
8 Aug 2014 3:53 UTC
154 points
59 comments3 min readLW link

Why the tails come apart

Thrasymachus
1 Aug 2014 22:41 UTC
134 points
93 comments7 min readLW link

[meta] Fu­ture mod­er­a­tion and in­ves­ti­ga­tion of down­vote abuse cases, or, I don’t want to deal with this stuff

Kaj_Sotala
17 Aug 2014 14:40 UTC
45 points
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Six Plau­si­ble Meta-Eth­i­cal Alternatives

Wei_Dai
6 Aug 2014 0:04 UTC
42 points
36 comments3 min readLW link

[LINK] Speed su­per­in­tel­li­gence?

Stuart_Armstrong
14 Aug 2014 15:57 UTC
36 points
20 comments1 min readLW link

LW client-side com­ment improvements

Bakkot
7 Aug 2014 20:40 UTC
35 points
15 comments1 min readLW link

Quan­tified Risks of Gay Male Sex

pianoforte611
18 Aug 2014 23:55 UTC
35 points
40 comments6 min readLW link

Fight­ing Bi­ases and Bad Habits like Boggarts

palladias
21 Aug 2014 17:07 UTC
34 points
8 comments2 min readLW link

Hal Fin­ney has just died.

cousin_it
28 Aug 2014 19:39 UTC
33 points
12 comments1 min readLW link

Mul­ti­ple Fac­tor Ex­pla­na­tions Should Not Ap­pear One-Sided

Stefan_Schubert
7 Aug 2014 14:10 UTC
31 points
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“Fol­low your dreams” as a case study in in­cor­rect thinking

cousin_it
20 Aug 2014 13:18 UTC
29 points
53 comments2 min readLW link

An­nounc­ing The Effec­tive Altru­ism Forum

RyanCarey
24 Aug 2014 8:07 UTC
29 points
11 comments2 min readLW link

Changes to my workflow

paulfchristiano
26 Aug 2014 17:29 UTC
28 points
6 comments5 min readLW link

[link] Why Psy­chol­o­gists’ Food Fight Matters

Pablo_Stafforini
1 Aug 2014 7:52 UTC
28 points
7 comments9 min readLW link

Fund­ing can­ni­bal­ism mo­ti­vates con­cern for overheads

Thrasymachus
30 Aug 2014 0:42 UTC
26 points
4 comments3 min readLW link

Knigh­tian un­cer­tainty: a re­jec­tion of the MMEU rule

So8res
26 Aug 2014 3:03 UTC
24 points
9 comments15 min readLW link

Moloch: op­ti­mi­sa­tion, “and” vs “or”, in­for­ma­tion, and sac­ri­fi­cial ems

Stuart_Armstrong
6 Aug 2014 15:57 UTC
22 points
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Robin Han­son’s “Over­com­ing Bias” posts as an e-book.

Paul Crowley
31 Aug 2014 13:26 UTC
21 points
6 comments1 min readLW link

The Great Filter is early, or AI is hard

Stuart_Armstrong
29 Aug 2014 16:17 UTC
19 points
76 comments1 min readLW link

Cal­ibrat­ing your prob­a­bil­ity es­ti­mates of world events: Rus­sia vs Ukraine, 6 months later.

shminux
28 Aug 2014 23:37 UTC
19 points
165 comments1 min readLW link

[LINK] Ar­ti­cle in the Guardian about CSER, men­tions MIRI and pa­per­clip AI

Sarokrae
30 Aug 2014 14:04 UTC
19 points
17 comments1 min readLW link

Su­per­in­tel­li­gence read­ing group

KatjaGrace
31 Aug 2014 14:59 UTC
18 points
2 comments2 min readLW link

MIRI’s 2014 Sum­mer Match­ing Challenge

lukeprog
7 Aug 2014 20:03 UTC
17 points
32 comments2 min readLW link

Con­nec­tion The­ory Has Less Than No Evidence

WilliamJames
1 Aug 2014 10:17 UTC
17 points
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Raven para­dox set­tled to my satisfaction

Manfred
6 Aug 2014 2:46 UTC
17 points
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[LINK] Could a Quan­tum Com­puter Have Sub­jec­tive Ex­pe­rience?

shminux
26 Aug 2014 18:55 UTC
16 points
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Another type of in­tel­li­gence explosion

Stuart_Armstrong
21 Aug 2014 14:49 UTC
16 points
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Sols­tice 2014 /​ Ra­tional Ri­tual Re­treat—A Call to Arms

Raemon
30 Aug 2014 17:51 UTC
16 points
22 comments4 min readLW link

Knigh­tian Uncer­tainty: Bayesian Agents and the MMEU rule

So8res
4 Aug 2014 14:05 UTC
15 points
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The metaphor/​myth of gen­eral intelligence

Stuart_Armstrong
18 Aug 2014 16:04 UTC
14 points
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Pro­duc­tivity thoughts from Matt Fallshaw

John_Maxwell_IV
21 Aug 2014 5:05 UTC
13 points
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Ground­work for AGI safety engineering

Rob Bensinger
6 Aug 2014 21:29 UTC
13 points
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What is the differ­ence be­tween ra­tio­nal­ity and in­tel­li­gence?

Wei_Dai
13 Aug 2014 11:19 UTC
13 points
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An ex­am­ple of deadly non-gen­eral AI

Stuart_Armstrong
21 Aug 2014 14:15 UTC
13 points
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Me and M&Ms

coyotespike
2 Aug 2014 19:06 UTC
12 points
12 comments1 min readLW link

Every Paul needs a Jesus

PhilGoetz
10 Aug 2014 19:13 UTC
11 points
25 comments3 min readLW link

Per­sis­tent Idealism

jkaufman
26 Aug 2014 1:38 UTC
11 points
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The dan­gers of dialectic

PhilGoetz
5 Aug 2014 20:02 UTC
11 points
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What should a friendly AI do, in this situ­a­tion?

Douglas_Reay
8 Aug 2014 10:19 UTC
10 points
72 comments2 min readLW link

MIRI 2014 Sum­mer Match­ing Challenge and one-off op­por­tu­nity to donate *for free*

KnaveOfAllTrades
3 Aug 2014 17:58 UTC
10 points
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Med­i­ta­tions on Löb’s the­o­rem and prob­a­bil­is­tic logic [LINK]

Quinn
10 Aug 2014 21:41 UTC
10 points
0 comments1 min readLW link

Con­ser­va­tion of Ex­pected Jury Probability

jkaufman
22 Aug 2014 15:25 UTC
10 points
5 comments1 min readLW link

[Link] Feyn­man lec­tures on physics

Mark_Friedenbach
23 Aug 2014 20:14 UTC
10 points
8 comments1 min readLW link

Why hu­mans suck: Rat­ings of per­son­al­ity con­di­tioned on looks, pro­file, and re­ported match

PhilGoetz
9 Aug 2014 18:48 UTC
10 points
20 comments1 min readLW link

Pol­ling Thread

Gunnar_Zarncke
20 Aug 2014 14:36 UTC
9 points
13 comments1 min readLW link

Maybe we’re not doomed

Manfred
2 Aug 2014 15:22 UTC
9 points
47 comments2 min readLW link

[LINK] Eng­ineer­ing Gen­eral In­tel­li­gence (the OpenCog/​CogPrime book)

Mark_Friedenbach
11 Aug 2014 19:35 UTC
9 points
11 comments1 min readLW link

Meetup Re­port Thread: Septem­ber 2014

Viliam_Bur
30 Aug 2014 12:32 UTC
9 points
6 comments1 min readLW link

Ra­tion­al­ity Quotes Au­gust 2014

RolfAndreassen
4 Aug 2014 3:12 UTC
8 points
237 comments1 min readLW link

Causal In­fer­ence Se­quence Part II: Graph­i­cal Models

Anders_H
4 Aug 2014 23:10 UTC
8 points
4 comments6 min readLW link