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Offline mirth

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Re: Facebook Pulls Plug on AI
« Reply #1 on: July 31, 2017, 02:49:26 PM »
Figures that Facebook would trigger the apocalypse.
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Re: Facebook Pulls Plug on AI
« Reply #2 on: July 31, 2017, 03:01:32 PM »
Figures that Facebook would trigger the apocalypse.

And Gameleaper wants to give them all nuke-hunting drone capability...   :hide:
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Re: Facebook Pulls Plug on AI
« Reply #3 on: July 31, 2017, 03:17:29 PM »
Wasn't Mark Zuckerberg just recently give crap to Elon Musk about overreacting to the AI threat?  :2funny:
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Re: Facebook Pulls Plug on AI
« Reply #4 on: July 31, 2017, 03:18:17 PM »
Figures that Facebook would trigger the apocalypse.

And Gameleaper wants to give them all nuke-hunting drone capability...   :hide:

Hmm, no one's ever actually seen gameleaper. He could BE an AI!  :o
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