Minds and Machines

, Volume 19, Issue 1, pp 145–150 | Cite as

Turing’s Imitation Game: Still an Impossible Challenge for All Machines and Some Judges––An Evaluation of the 2008 Loebner Contest

  • Luciano Floridi
  • Mariarosaria Taddeo
  • Matteo Turilli
Article

Abstract

An evaluation of the 2008 Loebner contest

Keywords

AI Loebner contest Turing test 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Luciano Floridi
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
    • 4
  • Mariarosaria Taddeo
    • 3
    • 4
    • 5
    • 6
    • 7
  • Matteo Turilli
    • 3
    • 4
    • 8
    • 9
    • 10
  1. 1.Department of PhilosophyUniversity of HertfordshireHatfieldUK
  2. 2.Faculty of PhilosophyUniversity of OxfordOxfordUK
  3. 3.Information Ethics Group (IEG)University of OxfordOxfordUK
  4. 4.Research Group in Philosophy of Information (GPI)University of HertfordshireHatfieldUK
  5. 5.International Society of Ethics and Information Technology (INSEIT)University of Wisconsin-MilwaukeeMilwaukeeUSA
  6. 6.Department of PhilosophyUniversity of HertfordshireHatfieldUK
  7. 7.Department of Philosophy of University of PaduaPaduaItaly
  8. 8.OUCLUniversity of OxfordOxfordUK
  9. 9.Oxford e-Research Centre (OeRC)University of OxfordOxfordUK
  10. 10.Centre for Ethics and Economics and BusinessUniversidade Católica PortugueasaLisbonPortugal

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