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Comment author: wedrifid 15 May 2011 04:25:24PM 2 points [-]

The window is presumably between now and when the winner is obvious

No. Reread the context. This is the threat from "F"AI, not from designers. The window opens when someone clicks 'run'.

Comment author: timtyler 15 May 2011 05:54:30PM *  0 points [-]

Uh huh. So: world view difference. Corps and orgs will most likely go from 90% human to 90% machine through the well-known and gradual process of automation, gaining power as they go - and the threats from bad organisations are unlikely to be something that will appear suddenly at some point.