Try the Turing Test!

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In 1950, Alan Turing predicted that within 50 years a machine would be able to fool a person into believing that they were communicating with another person.

You can try this test in 2016 using a 1950's style teleprinter at the Easter Bytes Festival this weekend.

Ask a question and make your up your own mind! You have five minutes ...

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I believe that in about 50 years' time, it will be possible to program computers with a storage capacity of about 10 to the power of 9 to make them play the imitation game so well that an average interrogator will not have more than 70 per cent chance of making the right identification after five minutes of questioning.
Alan Turing in Computing machinery and intelligence, 1950.

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