[ExI] Digital Consciousness
johnkclark at gmail.com
Mon May 6 17:11:45 UTC 2013
On Sun, May 5, 2013 at 10:27 PM, Gordon <gts_2000 at yahoo.com> wrote:
> I can make computers do interesting things that appear conscious, but I
> don't suppose I could ever write a program that would make a computer
> actually conscious.
How could you tell if you succeeded or failed?
> How do I write a "become conscious" function?
That would be easy, just write a "become intelligent" function.
> I think the brain itself is not intrinsically a calculator
And a computer is not a calculator either unless it is running a calculator
John K Clark
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
More information about the extropy-chat