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title change~ A 'malfunctioning' robot named Fred

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http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-5630065/Malfunctioning-robot-terrifies-drinkers-London-pub.html

Hyper-realistic robot that is ’indistinguishable from humans’

startles punters at a London pub by smashing a glass while talking about a machine invasion


Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-5630065/Malfunctioning-robot-terrifies-drinkers-London-pub.html#ixzz5D5SBhqxd
 

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1 hour ago, Mr.H said:

Kill it, kill the abomination. 

It looked more like a wax museum project IMO.

I am not too freaked out yet.

 

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mooddoom

That thing is far from being ’indistinguishable from humans’...plenty of tells...

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10 minutes ago, September said:

Drunk humans.

I am sure that their opinions will change once it is no longer a novelty item.

Of that we can be sure!

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5 hours ago, Picklesnout said:

:iagree: still, did it want to kill all humans on its own, or did they program the stunt?

It had to be programmed,  Robots do not have self awareness, not yet.

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7 hours ago, Picklesnout said:

:iagree: still, did it want to kill all humans on its own, or did they program the stunt?

clip- the London pub was rigged with hidden cameras and Fred was planted in the bar to see if he could beguile the public.


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8 hours ago, mooddoom said:

That thing is far from being ’indistinguishable from humans’...plenty of tells...

I agree. But the perfect illusion is getting closer all the time.

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1 minute ago, cool scarvs said:

I agree. But the perfect illusion is getting closer all the time.

Or they have it but they release articles like this one to keep your guard down..

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Also the robot is not indistinguishable from human, I can still tell a difference and I'm sure others can to!

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