US researchers have warned that the availability of sex robots with artificial intelligence (AI) poses a growing psychological and moral threat to individuals and society.
They say the technology is escaping oversight because agencies are too embarrassed to investigate it.
The scientists want action to prevent the unregulated use of such robots.
Dr Christine Hendren of Duke University told BBC News that “the stakes were high”.
“Some robots are programmed to protest, to create a rape scenario,” she said.
“Some are designed to look like children. One developer of these in Japan is a self-confessed paedophile, who says that this device is a prophylactic against him ever hurting a real child.
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The tweet, which was an article from November, received swift backlash online from concerned parents and people who don’t think outlets, whose target audience is 13-17, should be promoting sex.
Disturbingly, the article is geared very much to their young readers, discussing how not everyone wants “penis-in-vagina” sex. It also boasts that it is “anal 101, for teens, beginners, and all inquisitive folk”
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Sex robots that recognise humans using futuristic AI vision are set for release.
RealDoll said it is producing the dolls equipped with “three-dimensional space and face recognition”.
“It will be able to pick you out of a room. If it gets facial recognition it will be able to pick you out of a room full of people and say this is my human, that’s the one I’m bonding with.”
TONIGHT will see the world’s most elite sex club host another of its famed ultra-VIP orgies in a Florida mansion.
Private members club SNCTM will invite a selection of the super rich and Hollywood elite to enter a “world of intrigue and sensuality” at its Miami Masquerade.
Tickets to tonight’s event, which will run from 10pm to 3am and be limited to 99 attendees, are being advertised for $500 to $8,000 (£380 to £6,090).
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“They have voice recognition, eye and neck movement, mouths that sync with speaking, built in sensors to react to touch, internal heating and a fully articulated skeleton which can stand.
“They can also carry on a basic conversation with you and are equipped with AI learning technology to improve and remember conversations.
A Swiss brothel has decided to swap female staff for the sex robots after demand soared among cash-strapped clients in search of a cheap thrill.
The brothel in Kriens, a city in the district of Lucerne in Switzerland, has replaced most of its prostitutes with the dolls and the move is proving very popular