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Will artificial intelligence become conscious?

22-Dec-2017

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Forget about today’s modest incremental advances in artificial intelligence.

Machines could soon be aware of themselves and their surroundings.

An advanced set of machines could replace humans at literally all jobs.

Conscious machines will raise troubling legal and ethical problems.

Researchers are divided on whether these sorts of hyperaware machines will ever exist.

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