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IN THE MID 1960s, an artificial intelligence professor at MIT created a computer program whose "personality" was just human enough to make most people believe she was real.

Now a cognitive science student has unleashed the software on the unsuspecting denizens of AOL's Instant Messenger service, and amazingly, she's fooling them again.

Category : Articles
Year : 2000
Submitted :  6th, August 2008

1. Artificial Intelligence - Artificial intelligence (AI) is intelligence demonstrated by machines, as opposed to the natural intelligence displayed by animals and humans.