Re: future of music essays


Subject: Re: future of music essays
From: John Nowak (john@johnnowak.com)
Date: Tue Apr 19 2005 - 22:49:34 EDT


On Apr 19, 2005, at 8:08 PM, Richard Wentk wrote:

>> If the characterization is good we empathize all the same, and I
>> don't see why the same won't be true for AI.
>
> Because for AI to create a decent characterisation it will need to be
> able to model a superset of human character in an intelligent and
> creative way.
>
> If AIs ever become able to do that, lift muzak will be the least of
> our worries.

You can interest humans on a deep level without taking on human
qualities. I have quite an illogical liking of and emotional attachment
to OS 9, which is downright inhumane.

- John



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