Vincent Van Gogh was crazy but he was talented, and AI can be neither crazy nor talented.
Lemoine was famously fired from Google earlier this year after he leaked a transcript of his conversation with Google’s advanced LaMDA chatbot program.
A Google engineer claims a chatbot meditates, believes itself to have a soul, has emotions like fear, and enjoys reading.
Lady Ada Lovelace (1815–1852), daughter of the poet George Gordon, Lord Byron, was the first computer programmer.
Earlier this month, just in time for the release of Robert J. Marks’s book Non-Computable You, the story broke.