Bill Gate says robots who take people’s jobs should be taxed, it seems that this idea has not fallen on deaf ears, within days the UK Government is to lead the way in Robotics and Artificial Intelligence with a pledge to invest 17.3 millions in Robotics and AI, hmmmm could this be a way to get more taxes in the future?
Robots consciousness and robots rights are also on the table at the exhibition at the London Science museum (see previous posts about the London Science museum Robot exhibition).
‘Black in the background, the cathedral, ungodded, unlit, the place before the broad steps swarming with human beings and amid them, surrounded by gasps of madly despairing laughter, the howling of songs of fury, the smouldering of torches and brands, high up on the pyre . As the story continues, it comes to light that the has been given the face of Maria.
It’s also interesting to appreciate the complexity of facial muscle movements to show various expressions.
This is a well-known challenge in 3d animation which is only overcome in big production movies.
Even now, in the twenty-first century, aren’t we still in awe of what special effects can achieve?
The story ending of DENISE – VIRTUAL ASSISTANT Denise is a sexy interface for a virtual assistant, this caring digital girl can help you doing many tasks on the computer.
Whilst basking in the pleasures of the Eternal Gardens, where geisha-like girls attend to his every whim, he sees a young girl enter, followed by many ghostlike children.
Struck with instant love for her, Freder goes on a mission of not only finding the girl, Maria, but also discovering the underground world that drones on and on, without sleep or remission.
Below is a selection of the best videos showing human facial expressions.
Some of these human robots may make you feel slightly uncomfortable.
That is, all except for the face, for this intelligent , which can read minds and can destroy men, remains faceless for a significant part of the story.
The real problems start when Freder, the son of the master of Metropolis, finds out about this underground life of Hell and sets off on a course to right the wrongs of his father.
Full article about Taxing Robots “Bill Gates has called for a tax on robots to make up for lost taxes from workers whose jobs are destroyed by automation…” “millions of jobs will be lost to automation over the next two decades.