Tag: dogs

Shouldn’t Robot Pets Live Forever?

Sony Aibo ERS-7

Announced as a prototype in 1998 and made available to the general public in May of 1999, Sony’s AIBO line of “entertainment robots” were called “the most sophisticated product ever offered in the consumer robot marketplace,” at their induction into the Robot Hall of Fame in 2006. While many people associate the AIBO name with …

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Re-evaluating My Goals

Like Goertzel, Kurzweil, and so many others, my dream has always been AGI and ASI. Waking up from an afternoon nap with my best friend, I realized all that I really want is to create an AI that is as smart, loyal, and friendly as my golden retriever.