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Why Computers Are So Bad At Talking To People

Talking is really hard, it turns out! Here's a rundown of all the reasons we don't have human-sounding computers yet, with help from Google, Wikipedia and Amazon. It's going to be a long time before we get the Fassbender-looking android servants we were promised.

Posted on July 5, 2012, at 2:39 p.m. ET

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