On Sat, Nov 3, 2018 at 1:13 PM Philip Thrift <cloudver...@gmail.com> wrote:
*>AIM AND SCOPE * I noticed they used the word "consciousness" 8 times but the word intelligence only once, and even then they meant Artificial Consciousness not Artificial Intelligence. It should have been the other way around. I think AI is fascinating but AC is a bore because nobody has anything worthwhile to say about it, and if anybody ever does they're first going to have to figure out how intelligence works. > *Consciousness has a demonstrated, although poorly understood, role in > shaping human behavior.* Unlike intelligence consciousness has never been demonstrated to have the slightest effect on human behavior, with of course the notable exception of my own consciousness. > The processes underpinning consciousness may be crudely replicated to > build better AI systems. Since nobody knows what process underpins consciousness there is no way to know if a Artificial *Intelligence* system has replicated consciousness crudely or with sophistication. John K Clark > > -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "Everything List" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to everything-list+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. To post to this group, send email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit this group at https://groups.google.com/group/everything-list. For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/d/optout.