Patterns in data can be beautiful and alive because of the surprising ways in which the patterns evolve, emerge and self-organize.
Gibson's description of Molly could fit the cosplay characters found at Harajuku Station in Tokyo, Japan.
Cosplay is the hobby of dressing up as a character from an anime, video game, manga, film or science fiction novel like Neuromancer. Cosplay communities started in 1978 in Japan, and grew in worldwide popularity from 1983-4.
In Alan Turning's 1950 paper he describes a thinking mechanical machine as like a computer, a person whose job it is to do math.
The Loebner Prize is a competitive version of the Turing Test, a benchmark for how far AIs are advancing in human language/intelligence.
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