On Feb 27, 4:52 pm, meekerdb <meeke...@verizon.net> wrote:
> On 2/27/2012 1:09 PM, Craig Weinberg wrote:
> > On Feb 27, 3:32 pm, meekerdb<meeke...@verizon.net> wrote:
> >> On 2/27/2012 11:54 AM, Craig Weinberg wrote:
> >>>>> AIs can generate their own software. That is the point of AI.
> >>> They don't have to generate their own software though, we have to tell
> >>> them to do that and specify exactly how we want them to do it.
> >> Not exactly. AI learns from interactions which are not known to those who
> >> write the AI
> >> program.
> > ...when we program them specifically to 'learn' in the the exact ways
> > which we want them to.
> They can learn by higher level program modifications too, and those can also
> be random.
> So there is no evidence that their learning is qualitatively different from
There is no such thing as evidence when it comes to qualitative
phenomenology. You don't need evidence to infer that a clock doesn't
know what time it is.
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