Eliezer Yudkowsky is an American writer, blogger, and advocate for friendly artificial intelligence. He is a Research Fellow and co-founder at the Machine Intelligence Research Institute, a private research non-profit based in Berkeley, California, and founder of discussion website LessWrong.
Yudkowsky has been attributed as the author of the “Moore's Law of Mad Scientists” :
“The minimum IQ required to destroy the world drops by one point every 18 months.”
- Eliezer Yudkowsky on Wikipedia
- "AI Visionary Eliezer Yudkowsky on the Singularity, Bayesian Brains and Closet Goblins" (Scientific American interview)
- 2010 video Q&A