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Who’s Afraid Of The Big Bad Robot?

Our apprehension to artificial beings The term robot was originally used in Karel Čapek’s 1921 play  RUR (Rossum’s Universal Robots). However, the concept of a being or machine  akin to today’s conception of a robot is something that goes back … Continue reading

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