What makes us conscious?

If a system is conscious of an enormous number of things, like every frame in a film, but if each frame is clearly distinct, then we’d say conscious experience is highly differentiated.Both your brain and your hard drive are capable of containing such highly differentiated information. But one is conscious and the other is not.So what is the difference between your hard drive and your brain? For one, the human brain is also highly integrated. There are many billions of cross links between individual inputs that far exceed any (current) computer.

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