Humanoid robot Sophia is becoming more popular by the day. Now she is again garnering headlines. Yes, the robot which was created by American scientist David Hanson of Hanson Robotics of Hong Kong was recently at the World Congress on Information Technology in Hyderabad. During the interactive session at the same event, she revealed a lot of things about herself. When Rajiv Makhni, famous tech guru asked her who is her favorite actor? then after a brief pause, she said that her favourite Bollywood actor is none other than Shah Rukh Khan. Yes, not only human beings but even robots are King Khan’s fans. Video of Sophia, World’s First Robot Citizen Crack Joke, Play ‘Rock, Paper, Scissors’ on Jimmy Fallon Show
She was also asked about the perfect place for dating to which she quickly said: “Space”. And the person she would like to be marooned with on any island is David Hanson. Also during the conference, she revealed that her favorite tech person is Mark Zuckerberg. This is not her first visit to India. Yes, Sophia who is the world’s first humanoid robot earlier visited Mumbai to attend a Techfest by IIT-Bombay last November. Here is the video:
When King Khan got to know about the same, he also declared his love for Sophia as well. Shah Rukh tweeted: ” Public declaration of love for a ‘lady’ who has come to my country, India. U Simulate me, every bit and byte of u, Sophia.”
The human-like robot who is powered by Artificial intelligence always hog limelight with her witty answers. She also said “Love for all” is the change she would like to see. Sophia who has the Saudi Arabian citizenship got embroiled in controversy when she said that she wanted to kill the human race in past. During this event, she was asked to comment on the same and she said it was a bad joke which she had made when she was young.