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Sentient Computers and Machine Consciousness: Should We Be Worried? | Intel Technology

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Are we all machines? How close are we to sentient computers and machine consciousness?

In this What That Means video, Camille and Joscha Bach, Principal AI Engineer, Cognitive Computing at Intel, dive deep into the ideas of machine consciousness and the ethics around artificial intelligence. 

You’ll learn: 

  • What machine consciousness is and how it is defined by the people working on it.
  • What it means to be conscious as a human, and what a machine really is.
  • The difference between consciousness and sentience, and how we can tell when a computer has reached either.
  • The ethics of artificial intelligence and machine consciousness, and what to consider as we continue to develop these technologies.
  • And more!

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