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Submission + - Artificial life forms evolve basic intelligence (

Calopteryx writes: New Scientist has a story on how Avidians — digital organisms in a computer world called Avida — replicate, mutate and have evolved a rudimentary form of memory. They — or things like them — might eventually evolve to become artificially intelligent life forms.
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Artificial life forms evolve basic intelligence

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