[ExI] Digital Consciousness
pharos at gmail.com
Mon May 6 13:11:55 UTC 2013
On Mon, May 6, 2013 at 1:50 PM, Eugen Leitl wrote:
> Water isn't wet. Wetness is strictly a property of reality
> synthesized in the hardware between people's ears, using data
> from sensors.
> You can simulate the sensation in absence of any reality behind it by
> direct stimulation of sensors.
How many places can you go where people say things like 'Water isn't wet'? :)
“Reality is merely an illusion, although a very persistent one”
“Reality is that which, when you stop believing in it, doesn't go away.”
Philip K. Dick
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