AI/Machine Learning

A Google software engineer believes an AI has become sentient, but if so, how would we know?

- June 19, 2022 3 MIN READ

Google’s LaMDA software (Language Model for Dialogue Applications) is a sophisticated AI chatbot that produces text in response to user input. According to software engineer Blake Lemoine, LaMDA has achieved a long-held dream of AI developers: it has become sentient. Lemoine’s bosses at Google disagree, and have suspended him from work after he published his… Read more »