Comments on Robots and Emotion: Tetchy the Turtle Meets HAL-9000
In 2001: A Space Odyssey and in I, Robot, robots had the ability to understand human emotion. Affective Media, based in Scotland, is working on it now. (Read
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|"Have you explored the idea electrical carrying thought, the same way the human brain does?"
(Henry Ballard Sr. 12/24/2004 2:20:14 PM)
|"Have you explored the idea electrical energy carrying thoughts, the same way the human brain does?"
(Henry Ballard Sr. 12/24/2004 2:20:14 PM)
|">>>Just as Tetchy the Turtle is being designed to show emotion, science fiction robots have been written that way for years. Read about Marvin the depressed robot from The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy. And you may also appreciate the comments of the robot cab driver from Philip K. Dick's classic short story A Present for Pat from 1952.<<<
Your good article missed the "pseudo-emotions" accurately expressed by V.I.C.I. in the sci-fi sitcom "Small Wonder."
(JimWG 12/30/2004 5:30:55 PM)
|"This takes us even closer to our own death.... Robots shall kill us one day.."
(Master Unisyolum 1/1/2005 5:40:30 AM)
|"now they can create 'emotion-police' ...how long before the 'thought-police' arrive? scary, if misused. on the other hand, detecting depression could save lives."
( 7/14/2005 9:18:58 PM)
|"i have question that hal is expert system and embeded system?"
(nitiin 8/15/2005 12:03:10 AM)
|"the Hal- 9000 TOTALLY ROX.....MY SOX.........DUDE!!!!!!!!!"
(munch 11/23/2005 12:29:57 PM)
|"I like to join"
(Ak 7/24/2006 11:15:01 PM)
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