February 25, 2006
The French Have Better Computers
How to write sinister computer overlord dialouge?
low voltage # WRONG
Now get this straight, pal – no one User wrote me. I’m worth a couple million of their man-years! I’m bigger than all those little wimps put together! Humans they can’t even keen their social order in one piece. [Continue …]
high voltage # RIGHT
No one has lived in the past. No one will live in the future. The present is the only form of life. It is a state of existence which is indestructible. [Continue …]
February 26th, 2006 at 8:29 pm
What’s interesting about evil computer overlords and their evil, logical thoughts is that in the end, they were written by human writers in the 50s and 60s, who expended a lot of imagination trying to figure out what an intelligent computer’s viewpoint could be when there were no previous examples.