Yasemin Erden on BBC

AISB Committee member, and Philosophy Programme Director and Lecturer, Dr Yasemin J. Erden interviewed for the BBC on 29 October 2013. Speaking on the Today programme for BBC Radio 4, as well as the Business Report for BBC world N...


Mark Bishop on BBC ...

Mark Bishop, Chair of the Study of Artificial Intelligence and the Simulation of Behaviour, appeared on Newsnight to discuss the ethics of ‘killer robots’. He was approached to give his view on a report raising questions on the et...


AISB YouTube Channel

The AISB has launched a YouTube channel: http://www.youtube.com/user/AISBTube (http://www.youtube.com/user/AISBTube). The channel currently holds a number of videos from the AISB 2010 Convention. Videos include the AISB round t...


Lighthill Debates

The Lighthill debates from 1973 are now available on YouTube. You need to a flashplayer enabled browser to view this YouTube video  



AISB miscellaneous Bulletin Item

Loebner Prize Press Coverage

Loebner Prize Press Coverage

The Loebner Prize was recently held at Reading University.  The following are a number of web links to press articles relating to the event.

BBC News Video: http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/technology/7666836.stm

Times: http://technology.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/tech_and_web/article4934858.ece

BBC Berkshire article with pictures:  http://www.bbc.co.uk/berkshire/content/articles/2008/10/12/turing_test_feature.shtml  

New Scientist: http://technology.newscientist.com/channel/tech/dn14925-almost-human-interview-with-a-chatbot.html 

Reading Chronicle: http://www.readingchronicle.co.uk/articles/1/5799

The Herald: **http://www.theherald.co.uk/features/features/display.var.2461893.0.Mind_the_gap_between_man_and_machine.php

Other articles on the Turing Test and the Loebner Prize can be found on  A.L.I.C.E. page here:

Links provided by Huma Shah, Reading University