This newsletter was sent to newsletter subscribers in early August, 2012.
Greetings from the Executive Director
Singularity Summit Prices Will Increase on August 15th!
2012 Summer Singularity Challenge Success!
Facing the Singularity Finished
Comparison of 2011 August strategic plan to today
SI Publishes Solomonoff Induction Tutorial
Dialogue with Bill Hibbard about AGI
|Luke Muehlhauser has published a dialogue between himself and computer scientist Bill Hibbard, author of Super-Intelligent Machines, about AI safety. The dialogue is part of Luke’s series of interviews about AI safety.|
Featured Donor: Robin Powell
|This month we are featuring a video from the 2006 Singularity Summit: Eliezer Yudkowsky’s “The Human Importance of the Intelligence Explosion“. Eliezer’s talk discusses I.J. Good’s concept of an “intelligence explosion,” and its central importance for the human species.|
Use Good Search, support the Machine Intelligence Research Institute
|GoodSearch, which allows you to donate to a cause merely by using their search engine, now has a donation option for the Machine Intelligence Research Institute. Use GoodSearch to donate every day without opening your wallet!|