Saturday, December 21, 2019

Robots and artificial consciousness



These Self-Aware Robots Are Redefining Consciousness” (from Seeker Focal Point, 7 minutes).


The film takes the position that “simulating the future” for learning is a kind of artificial consciousness.

The film shows that even individual parts, like robotic arms, can be designed to develop this capability.

The concept was demonstrated on 2016 when a computer designed in the UK won a Go game against a world champion in a match played in South Korea.

Can conscious entities combine to form herd consciousness?  Is this what happens with bees?
In theory, robotic consciousness could provide a way to settle many planets in the galaxy, over millions to billions of years. 
  
Stephen Hawking warned about artificial consciousness (Vox)  

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