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Thursday, June 23, 2005
Ah, the irony...
Boing Boing reports that the man who warned us of the dangers of androids in Blade Runner will soon be a virtual person himself. "An android embodiment of surrealist SF author Philip K. Dick will be demonstrated at Wired's NextFest this weekend in Chicago. The Dick bot is a collaboration between Hanson Robotics Inc, the FedEx Institute of Technology's Institute for Intelligent Systems, the Automation and Robotics Research Institute at UTA, and Dick's friend Paul Williams."

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