The computer will see you now

The computer will see you now in Articles

ELLIE is a psychologist, and a damned good one at that. Smile in a certain way, and she knows precisely what your smile means. Develop a nervous tic or tension in an eye, and she instantly picks up on it. She listens to what you say, processes every word, works out the meaning of your pitch, your tone, your posture, everything. She is at the top of her game but, according to a new study, her greatest asset is that she is not human.

Aug 15, 2014, 16:20:18 pm
Artificial Comedy

Artificial Comedy in Other

In an attempt to understand the impact of appeal on talking characters our research experiments with character styles aiming to determine how visual, sound and interactive elements in design influence appeal. This research site is built around the premise that design in conversation is core to interaction.

Focusing on experimentation in content development for interactive consumption in popular culture and examining technical aspects of game design our research looks at appeal in entertainment design e.g. characterization, sound, and interactive design. We integrate research that examines popular trends in transmedia development and deployment. We incubate game research by working with unique visuals and game-play concepts that have a functionality to blend cinematic authorship with interactive entertainment. Our hypothesis is that with the appropriate manipulation of comical archetypes we can optimize their appeal and produce materials with wide popular appeal.

Aug 07, 2014, 15:28:56 pm
FAROO - Free Web Search API

FAROO - Free Web Search API in Tools

Are your looking for an alternative to Google Web Search API (depreciated), Yahoo Boss (commercial) or Bing Web Search API (commercial)? Try our FREE Web Search API!

Prohibitive search infrastructure cost and high priced Search API are market entry barriers for innovative services and start-ups. The dramatic cost advantage of our unique p2p technology allows providing a Free Search API. With 1 million free queries per month we provide three orders of magnitude more than the incumbents do. An open platform, enabling innovation, competition & diversity in search!

Aug 01, 2014, 14:34:34 pm
RIOT Software

RIOT Software in Developers

RIOT is a tiny (aka single-person) company created to pursue the development of artificial intelligence software and chatbot software. RIOT is dedicated to using AIML (Artificial Intelligence Markup Language), databases, and neural networks to achieve this.

Jul 26, 2014, 13:18:53 pm
Futurama

Futurama in Robots on TV

[Ep: I Dated a Robot] After the crew sees an episode of The Scary Door, Fry decides to do all the things he always wanted to do and the Planet Express crew obliges. After demolishing a planet, visiting the edge of the universe, and riding a dinosaur, one of his few remaining fantasies is to date a celebrity. Fry and Leela venture into the Internet to visit nappster.com and download a celebrity's personality. Fry downloads the personality of Lucy Liu into a blank robot, which begins projecting an image of her.

Jul 26, 2014, 13:13:24 pm
Black Phoenix Project

Black Phoenix Project in Robotics

The 'Black Phoenix Project' is an ongoing concept design exploration centered around the idea of a fictional robotics corporation that develops its products in a not so distant future. It’s a playground for both, experimental entertainment designs ideas as well as for more grounded in reality concepts.

Jul 19, 2014, 20:35:39 pm
Extant

Extant in Robots on TV

Extant is an American science fiction television dramatic series created by Mickey Fisher and executive produced by Steven Spielberg. The story revolves around astronaut Molly Woods (Halle Berry) who returns home to her family inexplicably pregnant after a year in outer space during her mission.

Molly is infertile but she and her husband John have a son called Ethan. Ethan is a prototype of a line of Humanichs, human robots designed by John.

Jul 14, 2014, 16:05:16 pm
JFRED Chat Server

JFRED Chat Server in Software

An extensible java package for making directed conversation via text. Use JFRED to produce computer personalities like S.A.R.A.H. from EUREKA, on the SyFy Channel, or like HAL 9000 from the movie, 2001 A Space Odyssey. Your imagination is the limit.

Overall, JFRED provides a natural language interface for Internet software that can be described as:

- computer platform independent
- multi-threaded server, as a Java servlet
- fuzzy logic, rule-based AI
- frames-based learning
- language/dialect independent

Jul 09, 2014, 17:55:19 pm
opencog

opencog in Developers

We're creating an open source framework for Artificial General Intelligence, intended to one day express general intelligence at the human level and beyond. That is: We're undertaking a serious effort to build a thinking machine.

As compared to most academic and industry AI research, the OpenCog project has a very different focus. We are not centrally concerned with building more accurate classification algorithms, or more efficient computer vision systems, or better language processing or information retrieval algorithms, etc. Neither are we centrally concerned with building a program that performs only one specific task like play chess, diagnose diseases, answer trivia questions, or drive a car. We are concerned with generic intelligence and the inter-related cognitive processes it entails.

Jul 09, 2014, 15:54:14 pm
Answerpad Plus

Answerpad Plus in Chatbots - English

Answerpad is a program that will memorize any statement that is entered into it. A user may then ask it questions in plain English and Answerpad will try to answer by processing the information within its memory. Answerpad also has the ability to speak aloud and will let you speak to it by using speech recognition.

Answerpad is a great entry level program to Artificial Intelligence, it's easy to use and understand and provides hours of entertainment chatting with your favorite character as it learns new things from your conversations.

Aug 06, 2008, 23:02:34 pm
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Tyler

Google lobbies to test self-driving cars in Matrix-style virtual world in AI News

Google lobbies to test self-driving cars in Matrix-style virtual world
21 August 2014, 12:00 am

Google has built a "Matrix-style" digital simulation of the entire Californian road system in which it is testing its self-driving cars - and is lobbying the state's regulators to certify them based on virtual rather than real driving. The extensive simulation - reminiscent of the virtual cities created for human captives in sci-fi blockbuster The Matrix - exists entirely inside computers at the company's Mountain View location, and the cars have so far virtually "driven" more than 4 million miles inside it, facing challenges just like those in the real world, such as lane-weaving motorists, wobbly cyclists and unpredictable pedestrians. The Guardian - Technology (UK)Link.

Source: AI in the News

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claude2

Hawaiian Beauty by Emilia in Video

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Remake  Character And Video.

3 Comments | Started February 10, 2014, 10:44:39 PM
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claude2

The duck dance - With Hollande President in Video

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4 Comments | Started Today at 01:23:15 PM
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Tyler

Does your computer know how you're feeling? in AI News

Does your computer know how you're feeling?
21 August 2014, 1:05 pm

Researchers have designed a computer program that can accurately recognize users’ emotional states as much as 87% of the time, depending on the emotion. The study combined -- for the first time -- two established ways of detecting user emotions: keystroke dynamics and text-pattern analysis.

Source: Artificial Intelligence News -- ScienceDaily

Started Today at 05:01:46 AM
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claude2

New iclone 5.5 in Graphics and Video Software

IClone Version 5.5. Here are the new element iClone pass, certainly a contract with Daz. The avatar, are more refined, but beware, the MB and also verified the elasticity of motion.
I really like about icle, it reminds me of my childhood. The colors, the hot countries and creation. It's nice to be a child!

106 Comments | Started September 20, 2013, 08:05:43 PM
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claude2

I Like Fruit Funny (Song For Kid) in Video

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For Children. :)

1 Comment | Started March 22, 2014, 11:44:12 PM
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johnphantom

Indiscrete Logic in General Project Discussion

Well, as I stated in my introduction on this board, I have discovered what I think is a new model for computation, and I think it would apply well to quantum computing. The document is 11 pages long, so I put it on another site with this link:

How To Compute Without Numeric Variables In A Non-Von Neumann Architecture

I'm probably gonna be called a "script kiddie" and "it's just a game!" and ridiculed for what I think is very difficult programming.

This document is pre-mature and I do not have a good introduction to it. Like I say at the bottom of the document, I would like to patent this and put it in the public domain. Any comments, good or bad, are welcome.

I desperately need help with this.

2 Comments | Started August 21, 2014, 05:54:43 PM
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claude2

Crystal Vision - Keep On in Video

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Modern Music.

1 Comment | Started July 25, 2014, 02:38:13 AM
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Tyler

Delivery by drone in AI News

Delivery by drone
21 August 2014, 12:00 am

In the near future, the package that you ordered online may be deposited at your doorstep by a drone: Last December, online retailer Amazon announced plans to explore drone-based delivery, suggesting that fleets of flying robots might serve as autonomous messengers that shuttle packages to customers within 30 minutes of an order. To ensure safe, timely, and accurate delivery, drones would need to deal with a degree of uncertainty in responding to factors such as high winds, sensor measurement errors, or drops in fuel. MIT NewsLink.

Source: AI in the News

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Started August 21, 2014, 11:00:23 PM
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claude2

Francois Hollande sets the course to recovery in Video

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