“Jia Jia” can hold an easy dialog and also make unique facial expressions when asked, and her originator considers the eerily lifelike robot heralds a future of cyborg labour in China.
Billed as China’s first human like robot, Jia Jia was trotted out with a team of engineers in the University of Technology and Science . Team leader Chen Xiaoping seemed just like a proud papa as he along with his image appeared Monday at an economical summit organised by banking giant UBS in the futuristic financial centre in Shanghai.
China’s life-like ‘robot goddess’, Jia Jia, impressed the public by holding conversations with participants at a conference in Shanghai today. The realistic AI humanoid, which was unveiled last April, also made specific facial expressions when asked various questions, including whether or not she had a boyfriend.
Meet Chinese Humanoid Robot ‘Jia Jia’ – Who Can Talk And Hold Conversations Just Like You And I
“You are a handsome man,” she complimented one, but when asked later if she had a boyfriend, replied, “I prefer to stay single.”