Re: Unbounded happiness

From: Stathis Papaioannou (
Date: Thu Apr 24 2008 - 19:49:49 MDT

2008/4/25 Lee Corbin <>:

> Very good! Few people understand the philosophical significance of
> the Busy Beaver. Add just *one* neuron and the capacity of a system
> is potentially increased by an enormous factor. We cannot begin to
> imagine just how much pleasure a cubic meter of material could be,
> or how smart it could be. Much less a Jupiter brain.

It's reasonable to assume that a larger and more complex computer,
being capable of more information processing, would be smarter, but I
don't think it necessarily follows that it would also be capable of
more intense raw feeling.

Stathis Papaioannou

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