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2808, 2018

Giulio di Sturco on Photographing Sophia the Robot

Originally published on canon-europe.com. Photography:  Giulio di Sturco Canon Europe  -- In October 2017, Sophia made history as the first robot to be given citizenship of a country: Saudi Arabia. The firsts don't stop there. Produced by Hanso

2608, 2018

Sophia’s Intro to BBC Earth’s “Being Human” Season

In 2017, BBC Earth and Sophia the Robot teamed up to promote the new season of "Being Human."  This series brings an entirely new perspective to humans' biggest questions of all time:  Who are we, how do we live better and what is our future?"

2608, 2018

The Robot Revolution: Humanoid Potential | Moving Upstream

A video exploring how humanoid robots are evolving to look and act even more like humans. But could they ever become our friends? By Moving Upstream and Jason Bellini Originally published on January 29, 2018 WSJ--Humanoid robots are getting bet

2408, 2018

Meet Sophia, the Robot That Looks Almost Human

A photographer gained rare access to the lab that created one of the world's most expressive robots BY MICHAEL GRESHKO PHOTOGRAPHS BY GIULIO DI STURCO National Geographic -- Rubberized faces stretch into familiar shapes, driven by tiny motors a

1308, 2018

[Podcast] Made in Hong Kong – Sophia the Robot

August 13, 2018 Originally published by and courtesy of The Hong Kong Trade Development Council hktdc.com --Listen to this short podcast featuring Sophia the Robot's creator, Dr. David Hanson, of Hanson Robotics Limited as he explains why Hong

1208, 2018

15 Engineers Building the Tech of the Future

August 12, 2018 Originally published by Interesting Engineering, written by Christopher McFadden Interesting Engineering -- The future might look very different from today if any of these 15 engineers have anything to say about it. They have be

1208, 2018

13 of the Most Inspiring and Funny Tweets from Sophia the Robot

August 10, 2018 Originally published by Interesting Engineering, written by Jessica Miley  Interesting Engineering -- Sophia the robot is an official citizen of Saudi Arabia, the humanoid robot is an avid Twitter user with often interesting res

1008, 2018

Dialogue with Sophia the Robot: How the Global Workforce can be Augmented with AI Technology

August 9, 2018 Originally published by the European AI & Robotics Event Team “Artificial intelligence (AI) is good for the world… We will never replace people, but we can be your friends and helpers,” says Sophia, Hanson Robotics’ newest an

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