Questions tagged [sentience]

Use this tag for questions on artificial sentience, particularly in regard to AGI or superintelligence. For instance "Are the robots on Westworld sentient because they have the ability to suffer or is their ability to feel suffering what makes them sentient?"

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Represent sense/meaning of sentences mathematically

I am absolutely new in AI area. I would like to know how to mathematically/logically represent the sense of sentences like: ...
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Current limitations to artificial consciousness

With some knowledge of machine learning and deep learning, it seems very unlikely for AI to develop into the consciousness that we imagine. To me, consciousness requires a new framework that is very ...
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Which came first: sentience or programming?

There is a high interest in creating an AI, despite the associated fears that such a creation could cause. As I can figure man's approach is two-fold and its goal is being attempted by computer ...
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Could an AI be sentient?

In theory, could an AI become sentient, as in learning and becoming self-aware, all from its source code?