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the-great-assyr 10 months ago | hide | past | web | favorite



One of the big problems with IIT's measure of consciousness is that it ascribes a bit consciousness to almost everything.

https://www.scottaaronson.com/blog/?p=1799


I'd love to read this article but the page asks me to pay $7 for it.



Ha! That's actually the consciousness test.


Makes me wonder what initial configurations of Game of Life can cause consciousness to emerge.


It's a Turing Complete wonderland, so there should be many.


What about living things that don't have a brain you can "zap to verify" ?




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