Wired News: Machine Thinks, Therefore It Is

Here we go again, thinking machines or, machines that are programmed to think like people. Which is it to be? I feel that it is arrogant of us to assume that if we actually can develop a machine that thinks, that it will think just like us.

Nevertheless, research goes on;

Forsythe’s team was originally trying to create a “synthetic human”—software capable of thinking like a person—for use in national defense.

I don’t know what is more scary in that statement, the “synthetic human” part or the “for use in national defense” part.

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