virtual being

Portuguese translation: ser virtual

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00:55 Nov 30, 2020
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Tech/Engineering - Games / Video Games / Gaming / Casino
Additional field(s): Computers: Software, Games / Video Games / Gaming / Casino, Computers (general)
English term or phrase: virtual being
Definition from Cambridge Blog:
A computer program that takes the physical form of a human being and uses artificial intelligence to behave in a way that mimics a real person.

Example sentence(s):
  • Various technologies are being harnessed to bring so-called virtual beings ‘to life’ with techniques such as forms of digital puppetry where creators’ actions are powering their movements or even speech. CMF Trends
  • Each element of the game, each virtual being or object, acts as a commodity, placed in an extensive metonymic chain where each link is defined only in relation to the others. Standford University
  • Unlike a normal videogame character a Virtual Being such as Lucy utilises AI and machine learning, enabling her to evoke an emotional response from interactions and eventually have memories – thus creating a character with tangible human qualities. VR Focus
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Portuguese translation:ser virtual
Dado o contexto e as fontes referenciadas, sugiro usar "ser virtual".

A virtual being is a character that you know isn’t real but with whom you can build a Two-way emotional relationship.
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ser virtual

Definition from Virtual Beings Summit:
Dado o contexto e as fontes referenciadas, sugiro usar "ser virtual".

A virtual being is a character that you know isn’t real but with whom you can build a Two-way emotional relationship.

Example sentence(s):
  • Imagine if you could interact with your favorite characters in a whole new way — talk to them, learn from them, and share experiences together. A Virtual Being brings new and wonderful dimensions to the characters we love, allowing the possibility of friendship for the first time. - Fable Studio  
  • A Neon pretende lançar os “seres virtuais” ainda em 2020 através de alguns parceiros ao redor do globo. A empresa admite que ainda faltam muitos anos para que a inteligência artificial chegue no nível presente na ficção, mas a partir de agora, ela já tem uma interface avançada para interagir com humanos. - IA Expert Academy  
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