Cheating Robots!



The problem with modern AI is that nobody really knows what’s going on inside all those cold robot minds.


This is a great example. An algorithmic faker tricked its programmers into thinking it was doing its homework, learning how to encode map images, by employing the disembodied digital equivalent of writing the answers to exam questions on its hands!

https://techcrunch.com/2018/12/31/this-clever-ai-hid-data-from-its-creators-to-cheat-at-its-appointed-task/

Dumpster Honey

http://www.bldgblog.com/2017/06/dumpster-honey/
and also
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2212920/Ribeauville-Mystery-French-bees-making-coloured-honey-solved-keepers-M-M-waste-plant.html

The bees can’t know the colorful blobs they endeavor to pollinate—all covered in sticky sweetness—are toxic, garbage, saccharine, landfill…

What a tragic sign, like a birds-nest made of garbage.