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Flipd is designed to build awareness of all the ways you subconsciously waste time on your phone.
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Hiroshi Ishiguro builds androids. Beautiful, realistic, uncannily convincing human replicas. His quest? Untangle the ineffable nature of human connection.
Welcome to the world of human-robot interaction, in which people have to adapt to the machines as much as the machines have to adapt to us.
Computer scientists are finding ways to code curiosity into intelligent machines.