Watch SOPHIE and Sophia the Robot discuss the future of creativity

Watch SOPHIE and Sophia the Robot discuss the future of creativity

Brunei, Community Initiative, Creative Arts & Design, Digital Economy, Entrepreneurs, FinTech, Industry 4.0, Our Community, Sabah, Sarawak, Smart City
[embed]https://youtu.be/ScsgDIfZzg4[/embed] A futurist pop prodigy and the world’s first citizen humanoid caught up on Skype to discuss their dreams, hopes, and creativity in the age of AI What does the advancement of AI mean for the future of the arts, music, and fashion? Will robots come for our creative industries? Could a machine ever dream like a human can? This week on Dazed, with our new campaign AGE OF AI, we’re aiming to find out. When Jeff Koons dumped a thousand kilos of stainless steel dog into the lobby of the Bilbao Guggenheim for his banner 1997 show Celebration, audiences were confronted with kitsch pushed to terrifying new limits. Passers stared entranced into the pet’s reflective pink chassis like they would today their phones, while at auctions, Koons’ pop art would…
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Hanson Robotics’ Little Sophia is a coding companion for young girls

Hanson Robotics’ Little Sophia is a coding companion for young girls

Brunei, Community Initiative, Creative Arts & Design, Digital Economy, Entrepreneurs, FinTech, Industry 4.0, Kalimantan, Our Community, Sabah, Sarawak, Smart City
https://www.instagram.com/p/BtNURrAB0CH/?utm_source=ig_embed Hanson Robotics has created a "little sister" version of AI robot Sophia, intended to help young girls learn to code and gain an understanding of STEM subjects. Little Sophia is a 14-inch tall AI robot with humanoid features and a skin-like surface that covers the robotics in her head. She will be the first commercial robot with a face that resembles a human. Created by Hanson Robotics founder David Hanson, she is made to function as a learning companion for children aged seven to 13 years old, especially girls, to learn STEM subjects – science, technology engineering, mathematics. "We believe that Little Sophia can help to introduce STEM, coding and AI to children – especially girls – in a fun, safe, inspiring and interactive way that might help to…
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You Can Now Buy Sophia the Robot’s “Little Sister”

You Can Now Buy Sophia the Robot’s “Little Sister”

Brunei, Community Initiative, Creative Arts & Design, Digital Economy, Entrepreneurs, FinTech, Industry 4.0, Our Community, Sabah, Sarawak, Smart City
Little Sophia You’ve probably heard of Sophia the robot. The close-to-lifelike humanoid has graced the cover of Cosmopolitan, gone on a date with Will Smith, and made countless television appearances. You’ve probably heard of Sophia the robot. The close-to-lifelike humanoid has graced the cover of Cosmopolitan, gone on a date with Will Smith, and made countless television appearances. Now Sophia appears to be multiplying — or at least diversifying the brand. In November 2018, the Hanson Robotics family grew by one member when Sophia introduced the world to her “little sister” during an appearance on “The Tonight Show.” And on Tuesday, Hanson launched a Kickstarter campaign for the new robot, giving others the opportunity to have a Little Sophia join their families — for a purpose, it says, beyond companionship. STEM Sells Little Sophia is 14 inches tall with anime-style eyes,…
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Hanson Robotics’ Little Sophia Teaches STEM, Robotics, AI to Children

Hanson Robotics’ Little Sophia Teaches STEM, Robotics, AI to Children

Brunei, Community Initiative, Creative Arts & Design, Digital Economy, Entrepreneurs, FinTech, Industry 4.0, Kalimantan, Our Community, Sabah, Sarawak, Smart City
Hanson Robotics' Little Sophia is Sophia the Robot's little sister. Little Sophia, a human-like miniature version of Sophia is a new kind of STEM, AI, and coding learning companion for ages 7+ individuals and a great tool for teachers and schools. Hanson Robotics is a multiple award-winning Artificial Intelligence (AI) and robotics company based in Hong Kong that creates empathetic, living, intelligent humanoid robots with embedded state-of-the-art Artificial Intelligence that are designed to colive, cowork, educate, and collaborate with humans. Hanson Robotics' robots work with a combination of neural networks, machine perception, adaptive motor control, and conversational natural language processing (NLP). With 14-inches tall Little Sophia, Hanson Robotics aims to encourage early introduction of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics), AI, coding, and robotics to children in a fun and creative way picking on the natural…
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Sarawak lancar loji dan stesen hidrogen pertama di Asia Tenggara

Sarawak lancar loji dan stesen hidrogen pertama di Asia Tenggara

Digital Economy, Industry 4.0, Our Community, Renewable Energy, Sarawak, Smart City
Abang Johari mengisi bahan api hidrogen pada kenderaan hidrogen di stesen dan loji hidrogen pertama Sarawak di Kuching hari ini. KUCHING: Sarawak melancarkan Loji Pengeluaran Hidrogen Bersepadu dan Stesen Pengisian Bahan Api yang pertama di negara dan Asia Tenggara amnya. Majlis pelancaran disempurnakan oleh Ketua Menteri Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg di tapak loji dan stesen yang terletak di pekarangan Pejabat Wilayah Barat Sarawak Energy Berhad (SEB) di Bintawa dekat sini hari ini. Pada majlis tersebut, Sarawak turut memperkenalkan bas hidrogen yang akan digunakan sebagai projek perintis bagi demostrasi keupayaan teknologi bahan api hidrogen sebagai kenderaan pengangkutan awam di negeri ini. “Loji dan stesen hidrogen ini merupakan sebahagian daripada hasil penyelidikan dan pembangunan (R&D) kita dan saya mengucapkan tahniah kepada SEB serta rakan agensi kerana berjaya membangunkan loji dan stesen…
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Agih nasi briyani suatu kelainan di bulan Ramadan

Agih nasi briyani suatu kelainan di bulan Ramadan

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KUCHING: Sebanyak 300 bungkus nasi briyani telah diedarkan kepada penduduk sekitar Jalan Ajibah Abol di hadapan Surau Kampung Bandarshah, semalam. Ahli Parlimen Petra Jaya YB Dato Sri Fadilah Yusof berkata, ini adalah kelainan yang dibuat oleh Persatuan Anak Seni Bandarsah iaitu dengan mengedar nasi briyani di mana kebiasaannya diedarkan bubur pedas atau bubur lambuk. “Nasi briyani ini diusahakan sendiri oleh Pengerusi Persatuan Anak Seni Bandarsah dan ilham ini telah diambil oleh Persatuan Anak Seni ini untuk menampilkan kelainan dengan memilih untuk mengagihkan nasi briyani. “Tidak kira apa juga pemberiannya yang penting ialah mesej utamanya ialah bulan puasa adalah bulan orang banyak bersedekah di samping menggalakkan amalan berkongsi,” katanya. Beliau berkata demikian ketika ditemui media dalam Program Agihan Nasi Briyani anjuran Pertubuhan Anak Seni Bandarsah. Sementara itu, Pengerusi Persatuan Anak Seni Kampung…
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Parties sign MoU on educational hybrid rocket

Parties sign MoU on educational hybrid rocket

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Fahmi (third right), Chai (third left) and other signatories after the MoU documents were signed. KUCHING: Borneo SubOrbitals, a public-private venture involving several tertiary institutions and a local social enterprise, is planning to launch a hybrid rocket from Sarawak within the next three years. Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (Unimas), Universiti Malaya (UM) and Universiti Teknologi Petronas (UTP) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with The Learning Curve (TLC) to research, develop and launch an educational hybrid (solid fuel–liquid oxidizer) rocket on a sub-orbital trajectory from Sarawak by 2021. The other signatories were The Hills Lifestyle Community Lifestyle Hub and Strand Aerospace Malaysia. Lembah Pantai MP Fahmi Fadzil was present to witness the signing ceremony in Kuching yesterday in his capacity as the programme’s ambassador. TLC founder and the Borneo SubOrbitals…
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Liputan elektrik ke seluruh Sarawak menjelang 2025

Liputan elektrik ke seluruh Sarawak menjelang 2025

Community Initiative, Digital Economy, Entrepreneurs, Industry 4.0, Renewable Energy, Sarawak, Smart City, Uncategorized
SHARBINI (kiri) menyampaikan sumbangan duit Raya kepada anak-anak yatim dari Rumah Amal Nur Murni pada Majlis Berbuka Puasa bersama Sarawak Energy di Hotel Hilton, Kuching. - Foto Hazreen Mohamad KUCHING: Seluruh Sarawak bakal menikmati bekalan elektrik sepenuhnya menjelang 2025 melalui pelbagai inisiatif dilaksanakan Sarawak Energy Berhad (SEB) Malah, jangkaan itu bersandarkan komitmen firma utiliti itu untuk memastikan 97 peratus rumah di kawasan pedalaman dan luar bandar negeri ini menikmati bekalan elektrik 24 jam tahun depan. Ketua Pegawai Eksekutif Kumpulan SEB, Datuk Sharbini Suhaili, berkata ketika ini, 91 peratus rumah di kawasan pedalaman dan luar bandar sudah menerima kemudahan itu. “Kita menjangka tambahan enam peratus itu dapat dicapai menjelang tahun depan, seterusnya meningkatkan liputan elektrik domestik keseluruhan dari 95 peratus hingga 99 peratus menjelang 2020. “Sarawak kini berada di landasan tepat…
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What is ours MUST be ours

What is ours MUST be ours

Digital Economy, Entrepreneurs, Industry 4.0, Renewable Energy, Sarawak, Smart City
GPS won’t compromise on state’s rights over its O&G: Chief Minister MIRI: As long as Gabungan Parti Sarawak (GPS) rules Sarawak, the state’s rights over its oil and gas resources will be upheld. GPS chairman Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg said this can be achieved through the enforcement of the Oil Mining Ordinance (OMO) 1958. The chief minister said this is one sure way to enable Sarawak to benefit from its oil and gas resources which have been exploited by outsiders for decades. Abang Helmi (right) presents a token of appreciation to Abang Johari as other guests look on. “The ordinance gives Sarawak the power to regulate and issue licences for its upstream oil and gas industry. Petronas is not exempted from this,” he stressed. “As long…
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Minyak dan gas, Sarawak mahu perkongsian sama rata – Abang Jo

Minyak dan gas, Sarawak mahu perkongsian sama rata – Abang Jo

Digital Economy, Entrepreneurs, Industry 4.0, Renewable Energy, Sarawak, Smart City
Abang Johari (empat kiri) dan Awang Tengah (tiga kiri) menyaksikan pertukaran dokumen di antara wakil-wakil bagi penubuhan Pusat Inovasi Minyak dan Gas Sarawak (SOGIC), yang membabitkan Serba Dinamik Holdings Sdn Bhd, DUBS Holdings Sdn Bhd, Suarah Petroleum Group (SPG) dan Universiti Curtin, Malaysia. MIRI: Kerajaan Negeri Sarawak mahu mengambil pendekatan holistik dalam industri minyak dan gas yang merupakan perniagaan antarabangsa, dengan menjalin kerjasama dengan syarikat-syarikat yang sudah bertapak kukuh dalam industri itu. Ketua Menteri Sarawak, Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Abang Openg berkata Sarawak melalui syarikat minyaknya sendiri yang ditubuhkan, PETROS, bersedia untuk berunding dengan mana-mana syarikat melalui perkongsian sama rata, dengan PETROS menyediakan data sumber asli (minyak) yang tepat dan menyerahkan kepakaran pengeluaran kepada syarikat berkaitan. "Jika mahu berkongsi, kita (PETROS) perlu mempunyai data yang tepat dan inilah yang…
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