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Musings On Robot Sex Dolls and Companions - Institute for Ethics and Emerging Technologies

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Musings On Robot Sex Dolls and CompanionsInstitute for Ethics and Emerging TechnologiesThe next question is how much artificial intelligence a robot companion ought to have.
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Upgrading The Human Machine

Upgrading The Human Machine | The Robot Times | Scoop.it

I’m sure you’ve probably heard about the “man without a pulse” artificial heart recipient, who’s been in the news so much lately. I’m bringing it up today because it’s an illustration of one of the biases that we as transhumans will have to overcome to actually become “Trans” humans.

Which bias is that, you ask? The idea that the human body as it currently is constructed is either “perfect” or that any “enhancements” must mimic how the body currently functions


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