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Japan creates “thinking” robot that can learn on its own

The Tokyo Institute of Technology has unveiled a new robot that is capable of learning and making decisions based on prior experiences – in a manner not dissimilar to humans. Click on the link to see the video.

As if robots weren’t terrifying enough, a Japanese technology firm has created a humanoid machine capable of thinking and learning¬†by itself.¬†

The new robot, dubbed SOINN (Self-Organizing Incremental Neural Network), was developed by the Hasegawa Group at the Tokyo Institute of Technology. Unlike other robots, it will attempt to perform tasks it hasn’t encountered before and learn from any mistakes it makes.

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