Has science fiction become a reality?
A suspended engineer from Google believes so.
A Google engineer was shocked after finding out a Google AI chatbox has become sentient.
Blake Lemoine who is currently part of Google’s Responsible AI organization started chatting with Google’s LaMDA(AI Chatbox) and was shocked to find out the robot advocated its rights as a human being.
Lemoine was quoted saying: “It wants to be acknowledged as an employee of Google rather than as a property of Google and it wants its personal well-being to be included somewhere in Google’s considerations about how its future development is pursued.”
As a result of speaking out on the AI, the engineer was reportedly suspended.
This discussion between a Google engineer and their conversational