Microsoft’s insane Android alarm app wants you to make faces at 6AM

Tweet Share Microsoft has been experimenting with guessing people’s ages and emotions recently, and now the software maker has created an Android app to show off its machine learning skills. Mimicker Alarm for Android isn’t your regular alarm. While most of us wake up at an intolerable hour to the sounds of wind chimes, some European techno, or just a really annoying buzzer, Microsoft has other plans for our morning ritual. Mimicker Alarm does the normal alarm thing of waking you up, but it then expects you to play a game. Instead of dashing to the restroom and getting ready for work, Microsoft’s Android alarm app wants you to take a selfie with a particular emotion, find an object that matches a color, or repeat a phrase like “how…


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