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This article was published on April 4, 2010


    The Most Realistic Robot Girl Yet. Still Very Creepy.

    The Most Realistic Robot Girl Yet. Still Very Creepy.
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    Martin Bryant is founder of Big Revolution, where he helps tech companies refine their proposition and positioning, and develops high-qualit Martin Bryant is founder of Big Revolution, where he helps tech companies refine their proposition and positioning, and develops high-quality, compelling content for them. He previously served in several roles at TNW, including Editor-in-Chief. He left the company in April 2016 for pastures new.

    This girl, named Geminoid F, is a big leap forward in android technology. Her expressions are a lot more real than her predecessors and she’s the first to be able to achieve a “toothy smile”.

    She’s a bit creepy-looking for sure, but not as unnerving as some of the androids of the past. Could it be that robots are on their way out of the ‘uncanny valley’ and we’ll soon accept them as ‘human’?

    [via IEEE Spectrum]