Tag: artificial intelligence

A joke is a serious thing

Jorge da burgos nome della rosa

Jokes have a double reputation. If many people consider them the heritage of a long gone sense of humor, other ones underline their historical and popular value, like any form of culture passed down orally, a sort of collective patrimony made of folk songs, proverbs, traditions, maxims and principles…

Rise of the machines

The rise of the machines is a fear with ancestral roots, if we mean, by extension, the rebellion against your own creator. Ancient Greeks developed this topic with the myth of Prometheus and Zeus’ mistrust towards humans, dangerous because in constant evolution. With the a.i. the relationship humans-gods shifts into machines-humans The creator starts the sparkle and civilization goes on by itself, until there is no more need of deity…