If you want to step outside your comfort zone, go skydiving. If you want to forget you ever had a comfort zone, buy a ticket to China. 1,563 more words
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By Jordy Altman
I’m sorry, Dave. I’m afraid I can’t do that. Would you like Chinese take-out instead?
Dr. Cynthia Breazeal, a professor at MIT, embarked on a quest nearly 15 years ago to investigate what happens when we stop using technology as a tool, and instead reframe our view of technology as a shared human experience. 421 more words
The “uncanny valley” is a term coined by Japanese roboticist Mashahiro Mori in 1970 to describe the strange fact that, as robots become more human-like, we relate to them better—but only to a point. 103 more words