So? I'm not really interested in Bruno's comp as I don't think it actually 
applies to reality. I'll stick with my computational reality for the time 
being at least...


On Thursday, January 9, 2014 10:05:03 PM UTC-5, Liz R wrote:
> Well, that's OK then.
> Now we've cleared that up, I can repeat my original point:
> On 10 January 2014 15:34, Edgar L. Owen <> wrote:
>> Liz,
>> No, that's not the only way to falsify it. One merely needs to show it 
>> doesn't properly describe reality as I've just done. If you even assume a 
>> computational universe in the first place you have to assume (you are 
>> assuming) that it computes reality. The fact that reality exists is 
>> conclusive proof.
>> That doesn't work for [Bruno's] comp, however, which doesn't assume a 
> computational universe. The assumptions it makes are a lot simpler than 
> that. I believe they are
> The Church-Turing thesis
> Elementary arithmetic
> That consciousness is a form of computation

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