Hein de Haan

  My name is Hein de Haan. An Artificial Intelligence expert, I am concerned with the future of humanity. As a result, I try to study as much as possible about many different topics in order to have a positive impact on society.


6 Stories by Hein de Haan

Would You Press the Psychopath Button?

You’re sitting at your couch watching Netflix, when suddenly, the doorbell rings. You open the door and find there’s nobody there; however, there is...
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How to Solve Newcomb’s “Paradox”

There is only one solution A godlike being — let’s call her Omega — presents you with two boxes. Box A is open and...
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Andrew Ng Is Wrong About Artificial Superintelligence

Worrying about AI evil superintelligence today is like worrying about overpopulation on the planet Mars. We haven’t even landed on the planet yet! –...
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Matrioshka Brain – The Ultimate Intelligence

What is a Matrioshka Brain? Its name derived from the Russian Matryoshka dolls, a Matrioshka Brain is basically a giant computer that uses the...
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Should We Fear Artificial Superintelligence? A Response

February 23, 2019 John Loeffler posted an interesting article on interestingengineering.com. The post is called “Should We Fear Artificial Superintelligence?”, and in it, Loeffler...
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Superhuman AI Is Not a Myth

Most readers of Data Driven Investor will, I suspect, have heard of Artificial Superintelligence: a future Artificial Intelligence that is (much) more intelligent than...
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