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Comment: Re:Assuming that Google could reach consciousness (Score 1) 346

by markandrew (#24404139) Attached to: Are We Searching Google, Or Is Google Searching Us?

amino acids aren't the program in this instance, though - they're merely the instructions for the building blocks to create the entity that runs the program.

it's one thing to say "we are defined by dna", and quite another to say "our brains are just a computer running a complex program", and just because one statement may be true doesn't mean that the other one is

Thus spake the master programmer: "Time for you to leave." -- Geoffrey James, "The Tao of Programming"

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