Scientist Found The One Job Robots Will Never Be Able To Take From Us

We’ve heard it all before: For every job a human can do, there’s a robot that can do it better, faster, and without posting whiny memes about the Monday struggle. But when a researcher decided to test a robot’s ability to complete one job requiring a specific kind of creativity, she was pleasantly surprised to find the bot was a bit of a failure.

Janelle Shane is a research scientist at UC San Diego who trains neural networks. Recently, she documented the process of training a neural network to name and create new paint colors.

Giving colors appealing names is in fact a real, human job. But what if a robot could be just as creative as a professional color creator?

That’s what Shane decided to find out.

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Mike Rawson

Mike Rawson has recently re-awoken a long-standing interest in robots and our automated future.

He lives in London with a single android – a temperamental vacuum cleaner – but is looking forward to getting more cyborgs soon.

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