It Is Artificial Idiocy That Is Alarming, Not Artificial Intelligence

David Sanders, Giles Tewkesbury


Lots of people believe the brain can be simulated by machines and because brains are intelligent, simulated brains must also be intelligent; thus machines can be intelligent. This position Paper discusses whether that is true and whether we should be worried about it if it is.


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Paper Citation

in Harvard Style

Sanders D. and Tewkesbury G. (2015). It Is Artificial Idiocy That Is Alarming, Not Artificial Intelligence . In Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Web Information Systems and Technologies - Volume 1: WEBIST, ISBN 978-989-758-106-9, pages 345-350. DOI: 10.5220/0005473103450350

in Bibtex Style

author={David Sanders and Giles Tewkesbury},
title={It Is Artificial Idiocy That Is Alarming, Not Artificial Intelligence},
booktitle={Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Web Information Systems and Technologies - Volume 1: WEBIST,},

in EndNote Style

JO - Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Web Information Systems and Technologies - Volume 1: WEBIST,
TI - It Is Artificial Idiocy That Is Alarming, Not Artificial Intelligence
SN - 978-989-758-106-9
AU - Sanders D.
AU - Tewkesbury G.
PY - 2015
SP - 345
EP - 350
DO - 10.5220/0005473103450350