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Why is Facebook keen on robots? It's just the future of AI

Updated : July 18, 2018 05:45 PM IST

Creating systems that require less data and have more common sense is a key goal for making AI smarter in the future.
Among the people Facebook is hiring are Jessica Hodgins , the former Disney researcher; and Abhinav Gupta, her colleague at Carnegie Mellon University who is known for using robot arms to learn how to grasp things.
Just like teaching a robot to escape from a computerized maze, other robots change their behavior depending on whether actions they took got them closer to a goal.
Why is Facebook keen on robots? It's just the future of AI
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