Russel on Machine’s Objective

In both the logical-planning and rational-agent views of AI, the machine’s objective—whether in the form of a goal, a utility function, or a reward function (as in reinforcement learning)—is specified exogenously. In Wiener’s words, this is “the purpose put into the machine.” Indeed, it has been one of the tenets of the field that AI … Continue reading Russel on Machine’s Objective