Turing Test Breakthrough as Super-Computer Becomes First to Convince Us it’s Human

By Andrew Griffin
June 8, 2014
The Independent

A programme that convinced humans that it was a 13-year-old boy has become the first computer ever to pass the Turing Test. The test — which requires that computers are indistinguishable from humans — is considered a landmark in the development of artificial intelligence, but academics have warned that the technology could be used for cybercrime.

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