Heartificial Intelligence: Embracing Our Humanity to Maximize Machines

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Penguin, Feb 2, 2016 - Self-Help - 288 pages
As we program machines to be more like humans, how will they know what we value, if we don't know ourselves?

The notion of robots gaining consciousness is beginning to become a reality, but the future of human happiness is dependent on our ability to teach machines what we value the most today. Featuring pragmatic solutions drawing on economics, emerging technologies, and positive psychology, Heartificial Intelligence provides a road map to help readers embrace the present and better define their future.  Using fictional vignettes to help readers relate to larger concepts, this book paints a vivid portrait of how our lives might look in either a dystopia of robot dominance or a utopia where we use technology to enhance our natural abilities and evolve into a long-lived, super-intelligent, and caring species.

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HEARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE: Embracing Our Humanity to Maximize Machines

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As artificial intelligence becomes increasingly essential to our lives, a steady stream of books is expressing delight or dismay. In this thoughtful addition to the genre, Mashable and Guardian ... Read full review

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I just want to say, tonight I stayed up,reading through lots of php material,that's based on me however,it's been a Long time since I've done that,it's sad, that all this happened,it happened to me, yeah you may be ok now, but will you live your life like this,the wiki regret was ok, you tried,and I'll give you that much only, that much,but strong ans the gang, put their spin on it, this is another reason you gets no work, or answers from me.keep with the lies the home is from the echo movie " ECHO HOME, SEE THE LIES HAVE A NICE DAY . 


Title Page
ONE A Brief Stay in the Uncanny Valley
TWO The Road to Redundancy
FOUR Mythed Opportunities
FIVE Ethics of Epic Proportions
SEVEN A Data in the Life
NINE Mandating Morals
TEN Mind the GAP Gratitude Altruism and Purpose
ELEVEN The Evolution of Economics
TWELVE Our Genuine Challenge

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JOHN C. HAVENS is a TEDx speaker and a contributing writer for Mashable, The Guardian, and The Huffington Post. He is the founder of the H(app)athon Project, a nonprofit organization "connecting happiness to action one phone, one heart, and one city at a time" through the use of interactive, sensor-based smartphone surveys. A former EVP for a top-ten global PR firm, he has counseled clients including Gillette, HP, and Merck on technology and social-media, and has been quoted on issues relating to tech, business, and well-being by USA Today, Fast Company, BBC News, Forbes, INC, PR Week, and Advertising Age. Havens was a professional actor in New York City for more than fifteen years, appearing in principal roles on Broadway, on television, and in film.

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