After decades of research, the thinking computer remains a distant dream. They can play chess and drive cars, but thinking like humans remains a step beyond. Now, the inventor of quantum computation David Deutsch has called for a wholesale change in thinking, a revolution in philosophy, to break the impasse. He discusses these issues with Joe Gelonesi in this program. Professor Hubert Dreyfus also makes a brief appearance as well.
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