Joe Dees wrote:
>Self-awareness as a godelian phenomenon resulting from the breach of
>some critical product of the quantity of neurons in the brain and the
>complexity of their interconnections... [snip]
Quanity? Complexity? I wonder?
The Neanderthal's brain was larger than ours. (But then, .WAV files are larger than .MP3s too...) I suspect the real advance was in compression codex, not the hardware being used.