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This Supercomputer Can Convince Us It's Human

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This Supercomputer Can Convince Us It's Human

A computer program created by a team based in Russia is able to convince people it's a human being. Disguised as Eugene Goostman, a 13-year-old boy from Ukraine, the supercomputer is the first to pass the Turing Test—an exam that distinguishes between people and computers. After chatting back and forth with judges in London, Eugene convinced 33% of critics that he was the little boy he said he was, The Independent reports. Check out how you fare against the artificial intelligence here.

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