A Schizophrenic Computer [Headlines]
Computer scientists at the University of Texas-Austin have made an unusual discovery.
Computer scientists at the University of Texas-Austin have made an unusual discovery:
Researchers testing mental illness figured out how to induce schizophrenic symptoms in a computer, causing it to place itself at the center of crazy delusions, such as claiming responsibility for a terrorist bombing. The results bolster a hypothesis that claims faulty information processing can lead to schizophrenic symptoms.
POPSCI: “Computer Scientists Induce Schizophrenia in a Neural Network, Causing it to Make Ridiculous Claims”