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.
A Google engineer, Blake Lemoine, mistakenly designated one AI program “sentient.”
Earlier this month, just in time for the release of Robert J. Marks’s book Non-Computable You, the story broke.