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Joe Carlsmith Audio

Joe Carlsmith

Audio versions of essays by Joe Carlsmith. Philosophy, futurism, and other topics. Text versions at joecarlsmith.com.
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On the abolition of manJanuary 18, 2024
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Being nicer than ClippyJanuary 16, 2024
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An even deeper atheismJanuary 11, 2024
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Does AI risk "other" the AIs?January 09, 2024
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When "yang" goes wrongJanuary 08, 2024
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Deep atheism and AI riskJanuary 04, 2024
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Gentleness and the artificial OtherJanuary 01, 2024
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In search of benevolence (or: what should you get Clippy for Christmas?)December 27, 2023
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Empirical work that might shed light on scheming (Section 6 of "Scheming AIs")November 16, 2023
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Summing up "Scheming AIs" (Section 5)November 16, 2023
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Speed arguments against scheming (Section 4.4-4.7 of "Scheming AIs")November 16, 2023
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Simplicity arguments for scheming (Section 4.3 of "Scheming AIs")November 16, 2023
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The counting argument for scheming (Sections 4.1 and 4.2 of "Scheming AIs")November 16, 2023
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Arguments for/against scheming that focus on the path SGD takes (Section 3 of "Scheming AIs")November 16, 2023
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Non-classic stories about scheming (Section 2.3.2 of "Scheming AIs")November 16, 2023
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Does scheming lead to adequate future empowerment? (Section 2.3.1.2 of "Scheming AIs")November 16, 2023
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The goal-guarding hypothesis (Section 2.3.1.1 of "Scheming AIs")November 16, 2023
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How useful for alignment-relevant work are AIs with short-term goals? (Section 2.2.4.3 of "Scheming AIs")November 16, 2023
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Is scheming more likely if you train models to have long-term goals? (Sections 2.2.4.1-2.2.4.2 of "Scheming AIs")November 16, 2023
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"Clean" vs. "messy" goal-directedness (Section 2.2.3 of "Scheming AIs")November 16, 2023
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Two sources of beyond-episode goals (Section 2.2.2 of "Scheming AIs")November 16, 2023
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Two concepts of an "episode" (Section 2.2.1 of "Scheming AIs")November 16, 2023
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Situational awareness (Section 2.1 of "Scheming AIs")November 16, 2023
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On "slack" in training (Section 1.5 of "Scheming AIs")November 16, 2023
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Why focus on schemers in particular? (Sections 1.3-1.4 of "Scheming AIs")November 16, 2023
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