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Scared Silicon Valley billionaire:

Look, you're just not grasping the scale of the AI threat. What if an AI one day is built that decides to harvest large chunks of the Earth's biosphere in order to make some numbers in a financial engine go up slightly? What would we all do then?

Climate change and species loss researchers:

Really? That's a thing that could happen? And people might not believe the predictions? Do go on.

Billionaire:

Well OBVIOUSLY I don't mean it's happening NOW

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"The Tragedy of GJ237b: A role-playing game for no players." Like it says on the tin, you can't play this game, but reading the manual was one of my favorite game experiences of the year: medium.com/@balehman/the-trage

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"Decentralization is biodiversity of the digital world" - Reasons why you should care about how your social network is run and structured

blog.joinmastodon.org/2018/12/

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