Can Intelligent Robot Politicians End Government Corruption?

The Daily Star recently reported that an artificial intelligence (AI) program is attempting to become the first ever virtual politician in the world.  In addition, on an episode of the Black Mirror, an AI program known as SAM aspires to enter politics in New Zealand. SAM has been programmed to answer questions on a wide range of subjects: policy, education, immigration, etc.  It is also developing its AI by having conversations on Facebook Live.  The inventor of SAM – Nick Gerritsen – claims his robot will be intelligent enough to…

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