This Startup Wants to Give Everyone an Artificially Intelligent Version of Themselves

The AI Foundation kicks off a digital Deepak Chopra using deepfake-tech

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An eerily lifelike digital avatar of self-help guru Deepak Chopra holds forth about the “endless possibilities of meta-human” from a video screen. He’s an artificially intelligent clone from Silicon Valley-based AI Foundation.

The startup wants to eventually digitize everyone in this manner, uploading the sum total of the subject’s recorded words and text output to train a machine learning system cast in his or her likeness with deepfake-like tech. The head of the foundation said he wanted to start with people who have a big fan base, mission and purpose.




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