AI chatbots power robots in the physical world

People watching robot butler in Japan by Alessandro Castiglioni, Scopio

June 2024
Advancements in artificial intelligence chatbots such as ChatGTP are crossing over to the real world and accelerating the development of robots.

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This story is part of the global megatrend Technology shifts. Fields like artificial intelligence and genetic engineering are changing how we live. New technologies promise solutions to humanity’s problems but also pose major challenges. Here’s more

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Robots are suddenly getting cleverer. What’s changed? (The Economist)

Three reasons why it’s good news that robots are getting smarter (The Economist)

The quest to build robots that look and behave like humans (The Economist)