[TALK] The Wisdom of Cyborg Crowds: A Talk by Tim Hwang

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Can we augment and enhance crowd behaviour using automated systems?

Hi! I’m Nathan, a summer intern at FUSE from the MIT Media Lab where I’m a PhD student. When we’re not posting adorable Blinks and supercut video parties to So.cl, FUSE is also a research group that asks questions about the future of social experience online.  

Two weeks ago, we received a visit from Tim Hwang, who gave a talk on the role that bots may come to play in social networks.  Here’s what he shared with us (you can watch the video here).

Robot Conversations / 2008

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