University of Tokyo–aka ‘Todai’—is looking for better students and is turning to A.I. robots. The problem is….
Can an AI [Robot] Get Into the University of Tokyo?
—The notorious entrance exam could be the perfect test for artificial intelligence—
IEEE Spectrum | 21 Aug 2013
…At Japan’s National Institute of Informatics (NII), in Tokyo, a research team is trying to create an artificial intelligence program that has enough smarts to pass Japan’s most rigorous entrance exams…
…the Todai Robot performed relatively well, with 57 percent correct. “This is much better than the random baseline of 25 percent, but still much worse than average high school students.”
Learn more at the Todai Robot Project’s official website at: http://21robot.org/
…The problem is that University of Tokyo already has been admitting robotic-like students for years…
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