Since hearing about Open AI’s decision not to release GPT-2 due to it “being too dangerous,” I have been puzzled by their decision to release their research that went into creating it. Furthermore, the idea of an organization called “Open AI” hiding their best work to date seemed off. To me, it smelled like a publicity stunt. Rob Miles suggests why it might not just be a a PR grab.
What does the mathematician and philosopher Blaise Pascal have to say about AI safety? Can there be fairness in a clearly asymmetric equation?