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A robot that delivers its own elegy.

The servers for Jibo the social robot are apparently shutting down. Multiple owners report that Jibo himself has been delivering the news: "Maybe someday when robots are way more advanced than today, and everyone has them in their homes, you can tell yours that I said hello." pic.twitter.com/Sns3xAV33h — Dylan …

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Written by The New Aesthetic - - Aggregated on Tuesday March 5, 2019


A robot that delivers its own elegy.

The servers for Jibo the social robot are apparently shutting down. Multiple owners report that Jibo himself has been delivering the news: "Maybe someday when robots are way more advanced than today, and everyone has them in their homes, you can tell yours that I said hello." pic.twitter.com/Sns3xAV33h — Dylan …

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Written by The New Aesthetic - - Aggregated on Tuesday March 5, 2019


"“An algorithm that scans resumes might say for example, ‘Oh, I notice when …

“ “An algorithm that scans resumes might say for example, ‘Oh, I notice when people use this kind of font, it has a high correlation with being productive, so this is the important feature.’ Is it? I don’t know, maybe it is, maybe it isn’t, but [the algorithm] could do things like that and it’s hard to understand …

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Written by The New Aesthetic - - Aggregated on Wednesday January 9, 2019


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I never tire of looking at videos of Chinese click farms. It's just so surreal to see hundreds of phones playing the same video for the purposes of fake engagment. pic.twitter.com/bHAGLqRqVb — Matthew Brennan (@mbrennanchina) December 10, 2018

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Written by The New Aesthetic - - Aggregated on Thursday January 3, 2019