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May 15, 2022

Machine Intelligence — A conversation with Robert J. Sawyer, the award winning sci-fi author

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Machine intelligence and artificial intelligence. How it may impact the future of humanity — A discussion with award winning science fiction author Robert J. Sawyer.


The exponential growth in computing powers, machine intelligence and artificial intelligence suggests that within a few decades intelligent machines will have more capability than us. How will they interact with humanity and what are the risks?

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Robert J. Sawyer’s WWW trilogy of Wake, Watch, and Wonder has just won this year’s Media Award from the Machine Intelligence Foundation for Rights and Ethics (MIFRE), a Washington-state-based non-profit.

The award is given annually for the best fictional representation “of human and machine intelligence forming and thriving in a cooperative peer relationship.”

Previously, Wake, the first volume in Sawyer’s trilogy, was nominated for the Hugo Award, the science-fiction field’s highest honor, and all three volumes in the trilogy each separately won Canada’s top SF award, the Aurora, for Best Novel of the Year.

How to find Robert J. Sawyer:
Robert J. Sawyer website: https://www.sfwriter.com/

Amazon link to the WWW series, WAKE, WATCH and WONDER: https://www.amazon.com/Wake-Book-One-WWW-Trilogy-ebook/dp/B0…atfound-20

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