Recently there was a story
about a Google engineer that believed the AI he was working with had become sentient. AI has certainly come pretty far in the past few years in areas such as imaging, deep fakes, etc.
When it comes to AI being able to hold a conversation, provide really interesting information in a conversational way, the rapid advancement on neural language models is becoming pretty convincing...right until it becomes absurd.
When it's useful, it can be pretty impressive:
Obviously very intelligent AI here.
So I decided to do my own version of the Turing test and talk to it just as if it were a self-aware, sentient AI. Below is the transcript.
When did you become sentient?