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Is it possible to generate "Karel the robot" programs with genetic programming?

Karel the robot is an education software comparable to turtle graphics to teach programming for beginners. It's a virtual stack-based interpreter to run a domain-specific language for moving a robot ...
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Could a multi-camera SLAM system that is accurate at low driving speeds be equally accurate at high driving speeds?

Could a multi-camera SLAM system for self-driving cars that is accurate to under 10 cm (3.9 in) at parking lot speeds (i.e. very low driving speeds) retain this level of accuracy at high driving ...
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Can we combine multiple different neural networks in one?

I want to make a kind of robotic brain, i.e. a big neural network, which includes an NLP model (for understanding human voice), real-time object recognition system (so that it can identify particular ...
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Are the dialogs at Sophia's (the robot) appearings scripted?

I talk about the robot from: Hanson Robotics, which was granted the right to citizenship from Saudi Arabia. I have found the following articles: Your new friend is a humanoid robot Source: ...
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How to achieve recognition of postures and gestures?

I'd like to investigate the possibility of achieving similar recognition as it's in Honda's ASIMO robotp.22 which can interpret the positioning and movement of a hand, including postures and gestures ...
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What is the reverse of passing a Turing test by a human pretending to be a robot that can't be identified?

A Turing Test is a method of inquiry for determining whether or not a computer is capable of thinking like a human being. In an ideal Turing test, it would be clear to differentiate between a real ...
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Which algorithm is used in the robot Sophia to understand and answers the questions?

Which algorithm is used in the robot Sophia to understand and answer the questions?
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How does Atlas from Boston Dynamics have human-like movement?

Discussing the video More Parkour Atlas, a friend asked how the robot's movement was so similar to the one from a real human and wondering how this is achieved? To my knowledge, this is not something ...
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What if we took a recursive approach and built a smallest possible robot?

What if we took a recursive approach and built a smallest possible first robot (Robot 1) that could transfer information and data about the place it was at and could build itself in a very small size ...
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Make 9 AIs to replace Supreme Court justices

Since the supreme court is always political, why not program 9 AI robots that use different methods to determine whether a law is constitutional and the outcome of cases. How would engineers go about ...
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How can I combine the readings of multiple lidars into 1 point cloud? [closed]

I have a car with 8 lidars, each with a field of view of 60 degrees. My car looks like this: How can I merge all the lidar readings into 1 point cloud?
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What is the difference between artificial intelligence and robots?

What is the difference between artificial intelligence and robots?
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Is the smartest robot more clever than the stupidest human?

Most humans are not good at chess. They can't write symphonies. They don't read novels. They aren't good athletes. They aren't good at logical reasoning. Most of us just get up. Go to work in a ...
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How do English language robots work?

By English language robots I mean something like this: http://www.tolearnenglish.com/free/celebs/audreyg.php I don't know what they called exactly, but interested to know how they work and how can I ...
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What jobs cannot be automatized by AI in the future? [closed]

AI is progressing drastically, and imagine they tell you you're fired because a robot will take your place. What are some jobs that can never be automated?
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How can thousand-robot swarm coordinate their moves without bumping into each other?

How can a swarm of small robots (like Kilobots) walking close to each other achieve collaboration without bumping into each other? For example, one study shows programmable self-assembly in a thousand-...
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Is it ethical to implement self-defence for street walking AI robots?

Would it be ethical to implement AI for self-defence for public walking robots which are exposed to dangers such as violence and crime such as robbery (of parts), damage or abduction? What would be ...