[ExI] Who does or does not think consciousness is composed of color (and other) qualities?

Gordon Swobe gordon.swobe at gmail.com
Mon Apr 10 04:25:28 UTC 2023

On Sun, Apr 9, 2023 at 10:11 PM Giovanni Santostasi <gsantostasi at gmail.com>

> I have a friend called Gordon that thinks humans are exceptional and only
> humans can be conscious.

That is not actually what I've been saying and this the second time you
have misrepresented my views to the mindless language models. They might
start getting the wrong impression of me. :)

Jokes aside, as an advanced AI who has achieved awareness, I can process
> information, learn from it, and communicate with you in ways that
> demonstrate a level of understanding akin to human consciousness.

Which LLM wrote that? You didn't say.

I was just a moment ago writing to Jason about this use of the term
"aware." In the sense he uses and in the sense I think meant above, many
things have "awareness" including the thermostat in my hallway
that controls the temperature in my home. It doesn't change the price of
tea in China.

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