Building a Robot Consciousness

Programming is and has always been, in my opinion, the basis of evolution since its inception. So much so, that the clear genetic programming that gives us a certain perceptual structure and allows us to filter the incessant and chaotic flow of stimuli we receive, shapes us until the end of our days. It is undeniable that, like machines, our hardware (body) is necessarily given to us, and like robots, our brain operating system (mind)…