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US tests new `avatar’ border agent technology

August 28th, 2012 - 11:27 am ICT by IANS
Tucson (Arizona), Aug 28 (IANS/EFE) The US Department of Homeland Security is testing an advanced technology whereby an "avatar" agent interviews some Mexican visitors when they cross the border at ... Read more...

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Coming soon, empathetic virtual humans

December 5th, 2008 - 12:48 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 5 (ANI): A completely different breed of virtual humans is being developed by French researchers which will be capable of reading and adapting to our emotions.Professor Catherine Pelachaud, director ... Read more...

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