Hello, Robot: Google Duplex vs. Human Interaction

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Google has made a splash in the social media world with their recent I/O developer conference where they revealed Google Duplex, a system that Google Assistant to make phone calls on behalf of the user. That may not sound bad in and of itself, but critics say this piece of technology is incredibly dangerous. Why might that be?

Also, Andy just came back from the National Prayer Breakfast in Ottawa. Get his report in this week’s episode of the AC Podcast.

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Google’s AI sounds like a human on the phone — should we be worried? from The Verge

Google now says controversial AI voice calling system will identify itself to humans from The Verge

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