Minds and Machines

, Volume 10, Issue 4, pp 561–572

Making the Right Identification in the Turing Test1

  • Saul Traiger
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Abstract

The test Turing proposed for machine intelligence is usually understood to be a test of whether a computer can fool a human into thinking that the computer is a human. This standard interpretation is rejected in favor of a test based on the Imitation Game introduced by Turing at the beginning of "Computing Machinery and Intelligence."

Artificial Intelligence Imitation Game Turing Test 

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