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Submission + - Famous Uncanny Valley Essay Translated, Published in Full (

An anonymous reader writes: IEEE has published an English translation [] of the 1970 essay in which Japanese roboticist Masahiro Mori introduced the now-famous concept of the Uncanny Valley. The original essay was in Japanese, and IEEE says this is the first publication of a translation authorized and reviewed by Mori. They also have an interview with Mori [], who still thinks that robot designers should not attempt to 'cross' the Uncanny Valley.
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Famous Uncanny Valley Essay Translated, Published in Full

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