A modern robot is an amazing piece of work; it is extremely smart and sometimes is almost human. I wonder if a robot can think and feel, and if there is any difference between a robot and me. Of course there is. The robot does not have a heart and its computer is engineered to perform a specific set of analytical tasks. The whole point of its sophisticated circuitry is to make certain that the robot cannot transcend its programming, ever. Its existence is defined by its predictability…

 

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