The Unexpected Hanging Paradox from an AI Viewpoint

Matjaž Gams
2014 Informatica   unpublished
This position paper hypothesizes that humans are becoming smarter, not only when using ICT and AI tools, but on their own, particularly due to the progress of AI knowledge. As is common when demonstrating that one computing mechanism is stronger than another, we chose a well-known task-the unexpected hanging paradox-that humans were previously unable to resolve efficiently, but can now do so thanks to new knowledge. We show that the cause of prior problems was with ambiguous definition, as it
more » ... definition, as it was in the case of the liar paradox. Povzetek: Predstavljena je hipoteza, da ljudje postajamo čedalje pametnejši zaradi spoznanj umetne inteligence, pokazana na paradoksu nepričakovanega obešanja.