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MIT is giving you control of a real person on Halloween in a dystopian game that sounds like an episode of ‘Black Mirror’





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  • 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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Source:: BusinessInsider.Com

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