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In his chilling 1954 story The Mechanical Bride, Fritz Leiber wrote about encounter with an extremely realistic female android. (Read
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|"It doesn't even look real..."
( 5/9/2006 12:11:04 PM)
|"AI + Design + mechatronic = future"
(John Titor 5/11/2006 6:28:23 AM)
|"It occurs to me that this is old technology. The ability 1) to recognize faces was demo'd half a dozen years ago. A refinement does not make it new. And 2), isn't it an accepted requirement that for an autonomous 'being' to be refered to as an 'android', it must be able to move about under its own power as well as have an A.I. capability of some sort in communication or manipulation?"
(The Frostbyte 5/24/2006 11:48:56 AM)
|"I think your new Korean Andriod is the new thing. Keep your inventions coming!"
(Dominic 9/27/2006 8:57:53 AM)
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