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Comment: Strong AI = child (Score 2) 574

by Thanshin (#48507015) Attached to: Hawking Warns Strong AI Could Threaten Humanity

It will threaten the human race. It will not threaten humanity, just change it. There is no fundamental difference between creating a strong AI and having a child.

From an external point of view, the singularity is just the moment at which humanity switches from carbon based to silicon based brains. An important milestone, but nothing to be hysteric about.

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