Why human-like robots make us feel uncomfortable

Why Human-Like #Robots Make Us Feel Uncomfortable
 
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  • Artificial intelligence — the idea of a robot developing self-consciousness — is something that all three of these men feel are a serious threat to the existence of humanity.
  • Last December, renowned cosmologist Stephen Hawking told the BBC, “The development of full artificial intelligence could spell the end of the human race.”
  • In particular, they fear something referred to as the “singularity”: the moment when artificial intelligence is capable of redesigning itself, improving itself to the point of an intelligence that far exceeds that of humans.
  • Now, human-like also includes movement, such as seen here:

    Boston Dynamics also has a way of making you feel a bit uncomfortable, but not with human-like robots.

  • Now, if you’re worried about the robot apocalypse, just think: Google already has more than 20 driver-less cars on the road, bought Boston Dynamics — a company that specializes in advanced robots — in 2013, and is actively pursuing artificial intelligence research.

Self-driving cars? Cool. Robots that look like people? Not so much. Why do these robots make us feel more than a little uncomfortable?
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Why ‘Bots vs. Humans’ Is the Wrong Way to Think About It

Why 'Bots vs. Humans' Is the Wrong Way to Think About It  #AI #chatbot #customersuccess

  • And as intelligent machines become more ubiquitous at home and in the workplace, it’s got some people wondering …
  • If the machine can dupe the judges into thinking it’s a human, it’s said to have passed the Turing test.
  • Once machines achieve a certain level of intelligence, they try to take over.
  • We want everyone to know that our bot is a bot.
  • Final thought: Let bots be bots

Chatbots are poised to revolutionize sales and customer success. Here’s why you should be happy, not worried.
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Uncanny valley

Why do life-like robots freak us out? The Uncanny Valley!
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