Any new technological development will bump up against some standard of performance already present. But when the present day standard is already highly evolved, making progress against it will be most difficult. When a technological improvement is being created to replace a human capability, the developer is guaranteed problems in implementation. Such is the case when designers work to improve the capabilities of the robot by adding vision. No matter how lofty the achievements, they still fall short of the most common human skills we accept without a thought and use with no effort at all.
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