• Superintelligence by Nick Bostrom

    One day, machines will surpass humans in intelligence. The question is not if but when. Already we have machines which are more intelligent than humans on narrowly defined tasks such as chess, scrabble, checkers, etc. This is known as Artificial Narrow Intelligence (ANI) which has already been achieved. There will come a time when machines surpass humans on a broad variety of general intelligence tasks. This is also known as Artificial General Intelligence (AGI). What will happen after that? Post that the machines will keep on getting better until they become superintelligent, known at Artificial Superintelligence (ASI). At this point they will be way way more intelligent than the most…