Alchemists, Altruists. and AI

… [SNIP]…[SNIP]… For instance, the researchers from Center on Terrorism, Extremism, and Counterterrorism (CTEC) warned of the many dangers of GPT-3. For example, it could be used for radicalising individuals. While OpenAI’s preventative measures are strong, the possibility of unregulated copycat technology represents a significant risk for large-scale online radicalisation. Governments should begin investing as soon as possible in shaping social norms, public policy, and educational initiatives to preempt an influx of machine-generated disinformation and propaganda. [Source]