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DeepMind, MetaMed, Existential Risk, and the Intelligence Explosion



Jaan Tallinn

Adam Ford

Posted: Jul 9, 2014


Adam Ford and Jaan Tallinn talk about DeepMind, MetaMed, Existential Risk, and the Intelligence Explosion.

Jaan is an Estonian programmer who participated in the development of Skype in 2002 and FastTrack/Kazaa, a file-sharing application in 2000.

Tallinn is partner and co-founder of the development company Bluemoon which created the game SkyRoads. He graduated from the University of Tartu in 1996 with a BSc in Theoretical Physics with a thesis that involved traveling interstellar distances using warps in space-time.

 

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