[ExI] Digital Consciousness .

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Thu May 2 13:57:54 UTC 2013



>. On Behalf Of Kelly Anderson
Subject: Re: [ExI] Digital Consciousness .


On Mon, Apr 29, 2013 at 3:51 AM, Gordon <gts_2000 at yahoo.com> wrote:

>>.We need to understand the brain before we can hope to duplicate one. It's
pretty naive, I think, to suppose that we can create one even before we know
how they work. 


>.Agreed. Have you read Kurzweil's most recent book? What do you think of
it? -Kelly



Kurzweil's latest book is a total mind blower.  My CPU has so many qualia
flying at it from all directions from reading that, I consider it the best
book I have read in years.  I am currently coding up an idea he mentions in
there about cellular automata.  



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