My recent posts
discussion post by Paul Christiano 145 days ago | Ryan Carey, Jessica Taylor, Patrick LaVictoire, Stuart Armstrong and Tsvi Benson-Tilsen like this | discuss

Over at medium, I’m continuing to write about AI control; here’s a roundup from the last month.

Many of these seem like interesting things to discuss here; would it be better to post each of these as a link when I write it?

# Strategy

• Prosaic AI control argues that AI control research should first consider the case where AI involves no “unknown unknowns.”
• Handling destructive technology tries to explain the upside of AI control, if we live in a universe where we eventually need to build a singleton anyway.
• Hard-core subproblems explains a concept I find helpful for organizing research.

# Terminology and concepts

### NEW DISCUSSION POSTS

This isn't too related to
 by Sam Eisenstat on Generalizing Foundations of Decision Theory II | 0 likes

I also commented there last
 by Daniel Dewey on Where's the first benign agent? | 0 likes

(I replied last weekend, but
 by Paul Christiano on Where's the first benign agent? | 0 likes

$g$ can be a fiber of $f$,
 by Alex Mennen on Formal Open Problem in Decision Theory | 0 likes

>It seems like that can be
 by Stuart Armstrong on ALBA: can you be "aligned" at increased "capacity"... | 0 likes

I disagree. I'm arguing that
 by Stuart Armstrong on ALBA: can you be "aligned" at increased "capacity"... | 0 likes

But this could happen even if
 by Paul Christiano on ALBA: can you be "aligned" at increased "capacity"... | 0 likes

 by Daniel Dewey on ALBA: can you be "aligned" at increased "capacity"... | 0 likes

I like this suggestion of a
 by Patrick LaVictoire on Proposal for an Implementable Toy Model of Informe... | 0 likes

>It may generalize
 by Stuart Armstrong on ALBA: can you be "aligned" at increased "capacity"... | 0 likes

I don't know what you really
 by Paul Christiano on ALBA: can you be "aligned" at increased "capacity"... | 0 likes

>“is trying its best to do
 by Stuart Armstrong on ALBA: can you be "aligned" at increased "capacity"... | 0 likes

In practice, I'd run your
 by Stuart Armstrong on ALBA: can you be "aligned" at increased "capacity"... | 0 likes

>that is able to give
 by Stuart Armstrong on ALBA: can you be "aligned" at increased "capacity"... | 0 likes

> good in practice, but has
 by Paul Christiano on ALBA: can you be "aligned" at increased "capacity"... | 0 likes