There are people who have only-partially-humorous relationships with Siri.
We construct these complex internal lives for our pets that they almost certainly don’t have.
And I think this is important, because when we talk about conscious AI one of the big questions I struggle with is how we’ll even know that something is conscious.
I mean, I was already excited about “Fifty Shades Darker,” but now, I’m about to Alexia La Fata is a Deputy Editor.
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Unless some team of researchers wheels out Watson and says, tadaaaa we’ve made it! Damien actually thinks that we won’t know right away. This is something that a lot of you have asked for an episode on, and I’ve been dragging my feet because it’s such a huge topic that it’s kind of hard to even figure out where to begin.