last update: 2019 04 19


The ability to complete a certain task.

Machine ability

By definition a machine has one or more abilities.

Complex ability

A complex ability involves the use of other abilities.

Use of other abilities by communication.
Exponential increase of power is achieved by growth and parallelism (= things or operations at different places at the same time, IMO).

Creation of machine abilities

The great benefit of intelligent machines and persons is the ability:

Why advance machine abilities

Not improving and creating more abilities means:

Self-awareness, self-consciousness

See here.

Drive, motivation

See here.