Periodicals>Magazine Article:  Chiang, Ted (03/30/2021), Why Computers Won't Make Themselves Smarter, New Yorker, Retrieved on 2021-09-24
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    24 SEP 2021

     Recursive Self-Improvement in Human Civilization

    Let’s consider Arabic numerals as compared with Roman numerals. With a positional notation system, such as the one created by Arabic numerals, it’s easier to perform multiplication and division; if you’re competing in a multiplication contest, Arabic numerals provide you with an advantage. But I wouldn’t say that someone using Arabic numerals is smarter than someone using Roman numerals. By analogy, if you’re trying to tighten a bolt and use a wrench, you’ll do better than someone...
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