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by yayoubetcha (#49766197) Attached to: What AI Experts Think About the Existential Risk of AI

The Good-Enough AI and robotics is the up and coming social problem.

Within 20-25 years or less ....

"Send them back to Mexico! Damn illegals" that bigoted call will not be heard again, as "meh... AI" and robotics get good enough, the illegal immigrant worker from Mexico will no longer be needed. Illegal immigration will be "solved".

UPS and FedEx delivery person will disappear

Fast Food... no workers needed, and food quality and freshness will improve

Construction workers ... gone ... plumber's butt crack ... gone ... quality up ... costs down

on and on and ... all with "meh.. good 'nuf AI" . Think of the social problems with 40 percent unemployment.

Super - AI... never happen ... as social chaos and revolution will put a stop to it.

I have picked strawberries in the fields outside of Anaheim. Delivered packages on my bike in NYC. All those moments will be lost in time, like tears in rain.

Comment: Over-redaction, w/immediate posting is great (Score 3, Insightful) 159

by yayoubetcha (#49752991) Attached to: The Body Cam Hacker Who Schooled the Police

The over-redaction with immediate posting (24 hours+-) is a great idea. Of course, location info, and other meta data is needed with the video too. Overall this is a great idea.

Most of the police body cam videos would be just boring moments watching cops eating donuts, watching porn on their laptops, or napping, but 1% of the time, you could see some "action" of interest. This method would provide the public with some added trust. If there is a controversial segment, the source video could enable audio, and be hand-redacted, where needed, and posted again.

Broad strokes with fast posts are a good idea.

Comment: Re:Ride hailing (Score 1) 322

by yayoubetcha (#49726425) Attached to: Battle To Regulate Ridesharing Moves Through States

Thanks. I was going to post nearly the exact same thing when I read the words "ride sharing" in this post's title.

This isn't about me posting an ad on Craigslist saying "I'm driving from Portland to Seattle and I have room for two more...$5 gas contrib, pls"

This is about a billion-dollar valued companies offering transportation services for profit. It should be regulated, of course, with regard to background checks, insurance, road-worthiness of the vehicle, etc. not protectionism for taxis though.

Comment: All in ASM. Why? C + ASM is the correct answer. (Score 2) 368

Oooo it's so fast because it's all written in assembler! Wow! Who cares? and what a waste of time.

This kind of thing should be written mostly in 'C' with max optimization turned on during compilation. Run profile. Ahh... look at the huge time trolls hiding here and there. No problem. We'll see if 'C' should be optimized there, or we'll do that part in assembly.

Calling 'C' language a nicely readable language is a bit of an oxymoron, but maintaining and building on 'C' is way easier and more maintainable than ASM. Oh yeah, there's the portability thing too to consider.

So, write your OS in 90% C and optimize the remaining 10% in ASM, and you'll have done good work. I'll give this project 10 of 10 as art.

Comment: Found car keys? Do u still look for them? (Score 1) 152

by yayoubetcha (#49672901) Attached to: The Best Way To Protect Real Passwords: Create Fake Ones

Have a series of fake passwords, and sites like Facebook should "know" your fake passwords. And in a cooperative ruse, the the culprit can log in. But, surprise! It's a fake account with data and everything, but it's all "fake generated" with shared huffpo, and slashdot stories, images, whatever, and the user profile which is "based" on a real one.

If you find car keys, start the engine, and drive off, do you not assume they were the right keys?

Comment: Portland, Oregon figured it out (Score 4, Interesting) 296

Portland, Oregon had designers come up with some aesthetically interesting townhouse complexes (through a judged competition process). You can use it or not. Your choice. But, if you do use it, you are fast-tracked to a permit that will save you months of waiting for approval.

That's how you do it.

Comment: When you're young, you know it all! (Score 1) 429

by yayoubetcha (#49641141) Attached to: Why Companies Should Hire Older Developers

Age 20... damn, I'm good, I finally "get it" I am now an expert coder.
Age 22... oops! I thought I knew it all when I was 20. Now I do. My bad.
Age 28... shit! I made another mistake when I thought I knew it all at 22. But, now, I really do.
Age 35... I'm bored. I, meh, pretty much, do know it all (well, enough).
Age 40... Damn, they can't pay me enough to do this shit anymore. God, please! I don't want to still be writing code when I am 50!
Age 50... there's no way in hell, I want to work for a start-up... but, I'll start one that doesn't re-invent the wheel. It'll just be a better wheel and priced at a sweet-spot to sell enough to make "enough" and spend 20 hours+ a week on recreation.

Good day to avoid cops. Crawl to work.