Is our reaction to AI an overdetermination while our response to consciousness is an underestimation? Host Jimmy Church welcomes Adam Curry, a visionary technologist at the crossroads of AI and consciousness, to share a self-proclaimed contrarian take on our technological future. Curry offers insightful guidance to navigate our evolving development and regulatory landscape impacted by AI. He proposes a psychic test to determine whether AI has become sentient and shares a machine he built using parapsychology to do just that.
Does Big Tech benefit from the danger narrative currently circulating about AI, and how can the public think three steps ahead without feeding cultural anxiety?