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Facebook is creating photorealistic homes for AIs to work and learn in

Facebook is creating photorealistic homes for AIs to work and learn in

June 14th, 2019|Tags: , |

On Friday June 14, 2019, Devin Coldewey at TechCrunch wrote:
If AI-powered robots are ever going to help us out around the house, they're going to need a lot of experience navigating human environments. Simulators, virtual worlds that look and behave just like real life are the best place for them to learn, and Facebook has created one of the most advanced s…

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