27 Jul '16, 2pm

Elon Musk sponsors helpful robot who may one day do your chores

Elon Musk sponsors helpful robot who may one day do your chores

OpenAI is finding that rather than programming a robot to clean the house, it is better to let robots learn how to do a chore. OpenAI’s software is designed to allow robots to develop a “neural network ” as they learn the best way to accomplish a task, sometimes over thousands of attempts. According to MIT Technology Review, the focus on software rather than hardware indicates OpenAI may think software innovations will be the way to advance robotics, more than creating a shiny new robot.

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