Artificial intelligence just got a whole lot more artificial

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It seems the big brains creating the robots that will take over the mundane tasks that humans have to do, otherwise known as a ‘fair day’s work for a fair day’s pay,’ want robots to have the same opportunities as humans.

Look at IPsoft’s Amelia. The AI platform coming to a help desk or contact near you has been given botox to inject a bit of youth.

Admittedly the version one of Amelia did not look happy doing a fair days work for no pay, with the facial expression that suggested she was uninterested. And the bags under the eyes suggested disillusionment, late nights and heavy drinking