Sign in

What does being self-aware mean? Do we have self-aware robots? Both of these are key questions in the field of artificial intelligence, and questions that will be covered in this article. I will also explain the difference between a robot and AI, what self-awareness is, and some examples of self-awareness in robots.

Self-aware AI


Robotics and artificial intelligence (AI) are two separate fields of engineering; a robot is a machine, whereas an AI is a program. Even then, artificial intelligence or AI, is what gives robots their ‘intelligence’; robots perform their tasks by machine learning, which is a part of AI. …

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store