The biggest advantage to AI is its lacking of true consciousness.
With a guilt-free and objective pursuit, AI, outfitted with ‘mundane, formal, and expert task’ structures, has the potential for unlimited capability in surpassing human intelligence.
The biggest disadvantage to AI is its lacking of true consciousness.
We humans are empathetic creatures, able to feel emotions that both enable us and inhibit us. Our emotional intelligence coupled with awareness, insight, and intuition is irreplaceable.
Cultivating these capabilities is natural but scientifically, not part of the equation. These are the nudges and silent cues that allow us to notice the abstract, discern, and “get it”, as if for the first time, even if it’s something we’ve known all along.