The attribution of superpowers to coming generations of AI machines has entered self-parody territory.
“Strong AI” machines would have no more moral importance in and of themselves than a toaster.
The human mind, unlike the human brain, is an immaterial entity, thus unrealizable by a material artifact like a computer.
Marks’s new book, Introduction to Evolutionary Informatics, makes an important but esoteric-sounding field accessible to the general reader.
Creativity has eluded encoding. Programmers have failed to make machines that create as humans create.