Prof. Scott Aaronson debunks chatbot that "passed Turing Test" (NPR)

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CSAIL researcher Scott Aaronson went on NPR this week to debunk the notion that a chatbot actually passed the Turing Test this past week.

He said that the chatbot, dubbed "Eugene Goostman", doesn't seem much more evolved than Eliza, the robo-therapist that MIT computer scientists created on a lark about 50 years ago.

For example, when Aaronson asked "Eugene" how many legs a camel has, he responded, "something between two and four. Maybe three. :)"

Read more at NPR News.