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'The autonomic TV interviewer, camera in its hand, blocked his path.'- Philip K. Dick, 1965. (Read
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|"It turns out that Dick was only off by a couple of years. In 2002, Chris Csikszentmihalyi, director of the Computing Culture Group at MIT, came up with the idea of a robot reporter to gather news in hazardous environments.
(From Afghan Explorer robotic reporter)
(Bill Christensen 7/29/2014 7:05:24 PM)
|"This earlier (2010) journalist robot can even ask nearby people for more information and use internet searches for details. Once it decides that a newsworthy story is ready, it can publish it to the web.
(Robot journalist accosts bystander)
(Bill Christensen 7/29/2014 7:07:10 PM)
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