virtual being

Russian translation: виртуальное существо

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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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Russian translation:виртуальное существо
Компьютерная программа, обладающая физической формой человека и имитирующая его поведение посредством искусственного интеллекта.
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Rustam Shafikov
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5 +2виртуальное существо
Rustam Shafikov
4Виртуальный человек
Lesia Kutsenko


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виртуальное существо

Definition from own experience or research:
Компьютерная программа, обладающая физической формой человека и имитирующая его поведение посредством искусственного интеллекта.

Example sentence(s):
  • На выставке CES 2020 подразделение Samsung Technology и Advanced Research Labs (STAR Labs) представило проект Neon — виртуальных существ на основе искусственного интеллекта, которые выглядят и ведут себя, как настоящие люди. -  
  • Они презентовали технологию Neon – «виртуальное существо, которое выглядит и ведет себя как человек, проявляет эмоции и разумность». -  
Rustam Shafikov
Russian Federation
Local time: 23:16
Native speaker of: Native in RussianRussian
PRO pts in category: 48

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Виртуальный человек

Definition from
«Виртуальный человек» - это субъект Интернета как нового социокультруного пространства информационной эпохи и объект современного культурологического исследования. Его особенность в том, что у него виртуальное сознание, которое сформировано современной медиа-культурой и «сетевым» сообществом.

Example sentence(s):
  • the body parts in detail also: "разработка будет продолжаться, и это будет не законченный виртуальный человек, а постоянно развивающаяся модель" - Computerworld Россия 2002 № 34  
Lesia Kutsenko
Local time: 13:16
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
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