The statement that the computers can do only what their programmers tell them is ambiguous. It is true that computers cannot be intelligent because computers are machines that do not have knowledge. Thus, they are not intelligent. They act according to the instructions given by the humans (programmers). They cannot act on their own and they cannot make the decisions by themselves. They are dependent on the algorithms. As they completely depend on the knowledge and instructions of programmers, computers cannot be intelligent.
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