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Human- machine interaction that actually makes people better and happier
Generally, AI research has focussed on either beating a
human at some arbitrary game (chess, Go, Starcraft etc)
or outperforming humans in some field of human
Contrarily, it could explore the growth of human
compassion in response to playing a computer game...
You are so engaged
with the game, and you strive for
your goals of (achievement of some arbitrary kind) that
you dont realise that your Machiavellian machinations
for doing so are actually making you a benevolent
dictator, a more caring, considerate person.
Computer gaming can make you a better person? [Frankx, Sep 18 2019]
||<Eliza>AND HOW DOES BENEVOLENT MAKE YOU
||Yup, [RS], Eliza was the vanguard. I expect Siri and
all to be doing the same soon
||The game would have to be orders of magnitude smarter to get someone's innate nature to change. It would have to be in a way that they get fun from the game while not feeling that they have been manipulated.
||I feel this task is implemented better by the thousands of subtle social interactions of daily life with an advancing society.