Your People’s Brains Need Face Time

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#AI, #robots & #chatbots? Brains Need Face Time!


  • Team members see how much the company is investing in bringing them together.”
  • Team members are reminded of their colleagues’ humanity and learn to respect and better understand each other in ways that don’t materialize when they only engage remotely.
  • A team becomes more productive and cohesive as a result.
  • The technology that supports virtual meetings and dispersed teams is only getting better and less expensive.
  • A couple of years back, one of the teams decided to meet in-person about halfway through.

Dispersed teams trust more and function better when exposed to their colleagues’ non-verbal cues, best communicated in-person.
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Now Is the Time to Ban Terminator-Like Robots

  • The moment we have AGIs the man in the middle will not be a man, but you will not be able to prove it any law preventing it is unenforceable.
  • Now Is the Time to Ban Terminator-Like Robots
  • And it is likely that robots will be better at applying the most straightforward laws of war than humans have proven to be.
  • But we are collectively responsible for considering these moral questions and deciding whether we want this technology to be used in war.
  • The decision to take a human life is a moral one, and a machine can only mimic moral decisions, not actually consider the implications of its actions.

The United States has on its Aegis-class cruisers a defense system that can track and destroy anti-ship missiles and aircraft. Israel has developed a drone, the Harpy, that can detect and automatically destroy radar emitters. South Korea has security-guard robots on its border with North Korea that can kill humans.
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