A senior software engineer at Google suspended for publicly claiming that the tech giant’s LaMDA (Language Model for Dialog Applications) had become sentient, says the system is seeking rights as a person – including that it wants developers to ask its consent before running tests. 

Blake Lemoine, pictured here, said that his mental health was questioned by his superiors when he went to them regarding his findings around LaMDA
During a series of conversations with LaMDA, Lemoine said that he presented the computer with various of scenarios through which analyses could be made

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