The system boundaries of animal organisms and synthetic systems are vastly different. This explains, in part, why consciousness can be embedded in simple synthetic devices. (video version)
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Collective attempts to develop standard models of the mind misinterpret the consensual perceptions of the participants as external entities (Video Version).
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DARPA recently posted a video about the evolution of Artificial Intelligence. The objective of the video is to demystify AI and provide a no nonsense understanding of its current and future trends. However, the video entirely omits an important stream of AI research that will have significant consequences in the near future (Video Version). Continue reading DARPA’s AI Omission