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Can a machine learn morality?

By Cade Metz
- via The Japan Times    Nov 25, 2021
Credit : The New York Times

Delphi is by turns fascinating, frustrating and disturbing. It is also a reminder that the morality of any technological creation is a product of those who have built it. | PETE SHARP / THE NEW YORK TIMES

Researchers at an artificial intelligence lab in Seattle called the Allen Institute for AI unveiled new technology last month that was designed to make moral judgments. They called it Delphi, after the religious oracle consulted by the ancient Greeks. Anyone could visit the Delphi website and ask for an ethical decree.

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