June 23, 2005
Robotic puppies exhibiting a form of artificial curiosity are being developed at Sony’s research and development lab in Paris, France.
The Aibo pups display an innate artificial curiosity similar to that seen in baby animals. They slowly learn to explore the surrounding world, before playing with toys and trying to communicate with other Aibo dogs.
Each of the new Aibo dogs was given two software control mechanisms. Firstly,… read more