Sophia the Robot (2018/07/19)
"Sophia," the humanoid robot, has arrived in Taiwan. Sophia is an advanced robot who is so lifelike that Saudi Arabia granted her citizenship. She kicked off a tech forum in Taipei today, where she impressed the crowd with her command of Chinese. She even took part in a panel discussion.
Powered by artificial intelligence, Sophia can make about 200 different facial expressions. She uses wi-fi to access a cloud-based library of pre-written content and carry out simple conversations.