Can a robot play beautiful music?
Science and technology. Artists and intuition. Which will win out? Or can the two exist in harmony, one contributing to the others success?
Computer chips can be programmed with artificial intelligence, but the creative process, I suspect, has deeper roots in the emotional experiences of living, breathing, human beings.
IBM’s Big Blue eventually beat a human being at chess, but even that was shrouded in controversy; it may have had some human help during those matches.
I know this much – I can stop paying my hydro bills, and sooner or later, the computer I’m typing on, will stop. Then, who’s the clever one?