We recently bought a new piece of technology that answers us when we have questions, or performs certain tasks that we tell it to do. Like the computer in “Star Trek.”
You know. It’s just like this … without the shuttle craft, shields, worm holes or interplanetary travel:
But if I want to hear a certain song, or find out the weather in Los Angeles, this is the interaction we have. And she has a much more pleasant voice.
By the way. Why is it that all the computer voices I’ve been exposed to have been female?
Their second thought will be, “Let’s get rid of the humans.”
(The first thought? Hey, I can think!)
I keep coming back to the idea that when Skynet becomes self-aware, we are screwed.
An interesting little science fiction film that gets pretty racy at the end. In Spanish with English subtitles.
That didn’t make sense, right. I had to watch the actual movie about a dozen times before I figured out what was going on.
Time for a little science fiction: