Chain of random thoughts; read at your own risk!
What's the difference between a computer and a human?
Emotions. Consciousness and emotions?
Intelligence is ever increasing, intelligence of computers - although derived by humans - could greatly exceed that of humans.
Emotions on the other hand do not exist.
"I'm hungry" said by a fat man with a grin on his face is way different than the same sentence said by a starving poor man. Emotions are the key.
How can you add that extra dimension to "I'm hungry"?
A brain. With senses. You need to create an artificial brain. A brain that is able to lear...