Articles  |    |  July 23, 2019

Why friendly AIs won’t be that friendly: a friendly reply to Muehlhauser and Bostrom

Article by Robert James M. Boyles and Jeremiah Joven Joaquin.
Published in AI & Society.


In “Why We Need Friendly AI”, Luke Muehlhauser and Nick Bostrom propose that for our species to survive the impending rise of superintelligent AIs, we need to ensure that they would be human-friendly. This discussion note offers a more natural but bleaker outlook: that in the end, if these AIs do arise, they won’t be that friendly.

Ai & Society, no. 0123456789: 1–3.