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The enlightened one

The only thing preventing the complete digitisation of religion is that even the most sophisticated artificial intelligence cannot perform the moral gymnastics that human beings who deal with religion and public life are able to. Heres where Karl Marx got it…
bubmag
August 16, 2019
Android

Playing god: Japan temple puts faith in robot priest

A 400-year-old temple in Japan is attempting to hot-wire interest in Buddhism with a robotic priest it believes will change the face of the religion -- despite critics comparing the android to "Frankenstein's monster." The android Kannon, based on the Buddhi…
bubmag
August 14, 2019
Android

Playing god: Japan temple puts faith in robot priest

Kyoto (Japan) (AFP) - A 400-year-old temple in Japan is attempting to hot-wire interest in Buddhism with a robotic priest it believes will change the face of the religion -- despite critics comparing the android to "Frankenstein's monster." The android Kanno…
bubmag
August 14, 2019