Westworld Primer – Episode 11- Yutani Podcast

This week, @muthur9000 and @traviandesigns start our podcast mini-series with a general discussion about \W/estworld and why we find it so fascinating. Covering such topics as human and artificial consciousness, eternal recurrence, and the shadow self. What terminology we will be using and also what things about the characters journeys that interest us specifically. Footnotes …

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Robotics: Bina 48

https://youtu.be/11lluRAknvw https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mfcyq7uGbZg BINA48 is a humanoid robot, consisting of a bust-like head and shoulders mounted on a frame, developed by Hanson Robots and released in 2010. BINA48 was modeled after Bina Aspen through more than one hundred hours in compiling all of her memories, feelings, and beliefs. BINA48 engages in conversation with other humans, such …

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AI & Technology: Google Duplex

Today Google has announced their new AI software Google Duplex. Google Duplex, is a new technology for conducting natural conversations. In this video, you can see it can carry out “real world” tasks over the phone. The technology is directed at completing specific tasks, such as scheduling appointments. The system can make a conversational experience …

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