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Poll results: almost half of us trust our future AI Overlords

4 monthes ago   |   By Phone Arena

Google demonstrated a new Google Assistant feature recently, putting all other voice assistants to shame while simultaneously dazzling and scaring the audience at the same time. We are talking about Duplex - the Assistant's ability to converse with human beings naturally, without tipping them off that it's actually a computer program.
At the Google demo, we saw the AI call in to make an appointment at a hair salon. Some are happy that the feature would take care of calls to strangers for them... other are worried about the ethics and future exploitability made possible by Duplex.
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