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John Carmack Sets Out To Create General AI

Accepted submission by Rich https://soylentnews.org/~Rich/ at 2019-11-14 22:41:48 from the skynet dept.
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John Carmack, programmer extraordinaire, and developer of seminal titles like "Doom" and "Quake" has said "Hasta La Vista" to his colleagues at Oculus to to set out for a new challenge. In a Facebook post (https://www.facebook.com/100006735798590/posts/2547632585471243/ [facebook.com]) he declares that he is going to work on artificial general intelligence.

What are the chances he can pull it off, and what could go wrong?
 


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