MIT is giving you control of a real person on Halloween in a dystopian game that sounds like an episode of ‘Black Mirror’
|10/20/2018||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
- MIT Media Lab is hosting a mass online social experiment on Halloween at 11 p.m. EDT.
- Called “BeeMe,” the goal of the “dystopian game” is to let participants control an actor and defeat an evil artificial intelligence program.
- Internet users will program the actor by crowdsourcing commands and then voting on them.
- BeeMe’s creators say they want the project to stoke conversations about privacy, ethics, entertainment, and social interactions.
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