Study shows humans can be emotionally manipulated by robots

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A team of researchers at the University of Duisburg-Essen in Germany has found that humans can be susceptible to emotional manipulation by a robot. In their paper published on the open access site PLOS ONE, the group describes experiments they carried out with human volunteers interacting with robots and what

Sex robots on way for elderly and lonely…but pleasure-bots

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Sex robots could soon be used to keep the elderly company in care homes and help couples enjoy long distances sexual relationships, the Foundation for Responsible Robotics (FRR) has said.There are currently four manufacturers making life-like robotic dolls worldwide, but experts predict that in coming decades they could become widespread,

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