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This robot that can instantly find Waldo might be my favorite use of artificial intelligence yet

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Everyone loves a good "Where's Waldo?" puzzle - unless you can't actually find Waldo, then it starts to get frustrating.
Don't feel too bad: One company actually built a robot that can find Waldo faster than most humans probably could.
The robot, called "There's Waldo," uses computer vision and machine learning to spot Waldo - it's been able to find the hidden character in as little as 4.5 seconds.
Here's how "There's Waldo" works:
Creative agency redpepper built a camera-mounted robotic arm and connected it to Google's machine learning service AutoML, which analyzes the faces on any given...
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