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The new frontier of AI: connecting grieving loved ones with the deceased

The new frontier of AI: connecting grieving loved ones with the deceased

Comment this story Comment In 2020, a Korean documentary crew invited a mother who had lost her 7-year-old daughter to an incurable disease on their show. The girl’s death was so sudden – she died a week after being diagnosed in 2016 – that the mother, Jang Ji-Sun, didn’t get a chance to say goodbye. …

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AI lets you speak with virtual versions of deceased loved ones

AI lets you speak with virtual versions of deceased loved ones

It may sound like something out of an episode of “Black Mirror.” Yet advances in artificial intelligence (AI) now allow people to interact and hold conversations with loved ones from beyond the grave. Several companies, including California-based HereAfterAI, are using technology similar to that which powers AI chatbots and voice assistants to create virtual versions …

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10 things we loved: From gas station sunglasses to smartphone keyboards

10 things we loved: From gas station sunglasses to smartphone keyboards

Photo-Illustration: The Strategist We write about hundreds of products every week. Here in our version of the Sunday Flyer, we’ve picked out some of our recent favourites: expert-recommended essentials, life-changing things you didn’t know you needed, recently released gadgets and great bargains. which we discovered browsing the vast universe of online shopping – including T-Pain’s …

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Would you pay $10 to create an AI chatbot of a deceased loved one?

Would you pay $10 to create an AI chatbot of a deceased loved one?

Characteristic Death is inevitable. Everyone experiences grief at some point in their life, whether it’s when a parent, friend or pet dies. Many often find comfort in keeping the memories of a loved one alive in some way. As technology advances, a few have found solace in using artificial intelligence to reconnect with the dead. …

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