Re: Simulation argument in the NY Times

From: Eliezer S. Yudkowsky (
Date: Tue Aug 14 2007 - 21:51:33 MDT

Robin Lee Powell wrote:
> Like say, for example, floating point errors at the extreme margins
> of the large and small?
> Would look a lot like quantum uncertainty, don't you think?

Wouldn't look anything remotely like quantum uncertainty. For one
thing you couldn't do quantum computing with it.

Eliezer S. Yudkowsky                
Research Fellow, Singularity Institute for Artificial Intelligence

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