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Jul 15 2019   2:27PM GMT

social robot

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A social robot is an artificial intelligence (AI) system that is designed to interact with humans and other robots. Continued…

Quote of the Day

“There are lots of people who have come out and taken a dystopian view that computers are going to ultimately take over the world and wipe us out. Then, there’s a more hopeful view, which is that we still – at least for the foreseeable future – call the shots and engage where we choose to and AI acts on our behalf.” – Anthony Scriffignano

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Trending Terms
artificial intelligence
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Quiz Yourself
Although some parts of the consumer industry are adept at using artificial intelligence apps practically and profitably, most businesses are slow to ________ and implement AI.
A. except
B. accept

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