Artificial Consciousness

    • 2.16.16

      The Internet Will Become Self-Aware When Aliens Wake It Up

      An extraterrestrial intelligence would have many reasons to make the human internet self-aware.

    • 12.10.15

      Landmarks Alone

      The first convincing prototype of artificial consciousness was an accident: Tom pasted a block of cryptocurrency code into a neural modeler. Now there's a mind in there, and it's calling itself Tom.