AI And Robots: Feeling Confused?

| October 24, 2017

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In pop-culture, a robot is an intelligent humanoid machine. And since most of us are more familiar with pop-culture robots than with actual robots, the pop-culture vision tends to be the dominant one. When someone stumbles upon a robot, it is expected to be as intelligent as it’s human-like. The more human-like, the more intelligent it has to be.

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