Asimov’s The Robot Chronicles: Episode 5

 

The fifth episode of Asimov’s Robot Chronicles defines the robot. Asimov outlines the meaning and significance of the term robot as follows:  as mash-up between a machine and a computer (i.e., performing automatic calculations). Note: Asimov does not differentiate between an analogue (i.e., information represented by variable quantities) or digital (i.e., information represented by binary digits) computer.

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