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Social Dilemma Glossary Five things that scare me about AI

AI- abbreviation for artificial intelligence or artificial insemination;the study of how to make computers that have some of the qualities of the human mind, for example the ability to understand language, recognize pictures, solve problems, and learn
source:https://dictionary.cambridge.org/dictionary/english/ai

Sentient – able to experience feelings:
source:https://dictionary.cambridge.org/dictionary/english/sentient

Overblown-bigger or more important or impressive than it should be:
source:https://dictionary.cambridge.org/dictionary/english/overblown

Algorithms-a set of mathematical instructions or rules that, especially if given to a computer, will help to calculate an answer to a problem
source:https://dictionary.cambridge.org/dictionary/english/algorithm

to address(v.)-to give attention to or deal with a matter or problem
source:https://dictionary.cambridge.org/dictionary/english/address

Encode-to change something into a system for sending messages secretly, or to represent complicated information in a simple or short way:
source:https://dictionary.cambridge.org/dictionary/english/encode

Magnify- to make something look larger than it is, especially by looking at it through a lens;to make a problem bigger or more important
source:https://dictionary.cambridge.org/dictionary/english/magnify

Bias- the action of supporting or opposing a particular person or thing in an unfair way, because of allowing personal opinions to influence your judgment
source:https://dictionary.cambridge.org/dictionary/english/bias

Optimizing- to make something as good as possible
source:https://dictionary.cambridge.org/dictionary/english/optimize

Accountability-the fact of being responsible for what you do and able to give a satisfactory reason for it, or the degree to which this happens
source:https://dictionary.cambridge.org/dictionary/english/accountability

Approximations- a guess of a number that is not exact but that is close
source:https://dictionary.cambridge.org/dictionary/english/approximation

Readmissions-the process or fact of being admitted to a place or organization again.
source:https://www.lexico.com/definition/readmission

Proxy-authority given to a person to act for someone else, such as by voting for them in an election, or the person who this authority is given to; a situation, process, or activity to which another situation, etc. is compared, especially in order to calculate how successful or unsuccessful it is
source: https://dictionary.cambridge.org/dictionary/english/proxy

Cerebral palsy-a physical condition involving permanent tightening of the muscles that is caused by damage to the brain around or before the time of birth
source:https://dictionary.cambridge.org/dictionary/english/cerebral-palsy

Opaque-preventing light from travelling through, and therefore not transparent or translucent; opaque also means difficult to understand
source: https://dictionary.cambridge.org/dictionary/english/opaque

Dystopian-relating to a very bad or unfair society in which there is a lot of suffering, especially an imaginary society in the future, or to the description of such a society
source: https://dictionary.cambridge.org/dictionary/english/dystopian

At scale-a phrase that means at the required size to solve the problem. At scale typically refers to handling larger volumes.
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Overlap- to cover something partly by going over its edge; to cover part of the same space;If two or more activities, subjects, or periods of time overlap, they have some parts that are the same;the amount by which two things or activities cover the same area
source: https://dictionary.cambridge.org/dictionary/english/overlap

Disproportionately- in a way that is too large or too small in relation to something else
source:https://dictionary.cambridge.org/dictionary/english/disproportionately

Callously- in a way that is unkind, cruel, and without sympathy or feeling for other people
source:https://dictionary.cambridge.org/dictionary/english/callously

Passing the buck-shift the responsibility for something to someone else
source:https://www.lexico.com/definition/pass_the_buck

Feedback loop- a system for improving a product, process, etc. by collecting and reacting to users’ comments
source:https://dictionary.cambridge.org/dictionary/english/feedback-loop

Analogy-a comparison between things that have similar features, often used to help explain a principle or idea
source:https://dictionary.cambridge.org/dictionary/english/analogy

Calcify-(of body tissue) hard because of an increase in the amount of calcium, sometimes because of injury
source:https://dictionary.cambridge.org/dictionary/english/calcified

Incentivize-to make someone want to do something
source: https://dictionary.cambridge.org/dictionary/english/incentivize

Incendiary(content)-designed to cause fires;likely to cause violence or strong feelings of anger
source:https://dictionary.cambridge.org/dictionary/english/incendiary

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