NY Times reporter Amy Harmon recently published her interview with Bina48, a robot created to simulate the appearance and personality of a real person. She is no Zoe (yet), but she's an interesting frakking attempt. You can read the article at NYTimes.com.
And speaking of digital resurrection, here is another link to check out: Apocalyptic AI: Visions of Heaven in Robotics, Artificial Intelligence, and Virtual Reality
Via: Singularity Hub