Artificial sex chat
It compiles a report on every person it meets complete with name, contact information, and photos …Among Cyber Lover’s creepy features is its ability to offer a range of different profiles from “romantic lover” to “sexual predator.” It can also lead victims to a “personal” Web site, which could be used to deliver malware …Maybe so, but, as I indicate in the title to this post, this breakthrough will, like Barry Bonds’s homer record, have to carry an asterisk.After all, studies show that when people enter a state of sexual arousal their intelligence drops precipitously.I won’t go so far as to say that the slutbot is cheating, but I will argue that it has an unfair advantage over other AI wannabes.UPDATE: A commenter over at Hacker News corrects my misrepresentation of the Turing Test: “In a _true_ Turing Test, the humans aren’t blindly conversing with the assumption that their conversant is human — they’re actively seeking to verify the presence of a human.” That asterisk is looking bigger all the time.Lifelike dolls, artificial sex organs and sex-chat phone lines have been keeping the lonely company for decades.
She'll chat with you endlessly about your interests.
Hines says a female sex therapist even contacted him about buying one for her patients.
In a recent monologue, Jay Leno expressed amazement that a sex robot could carry on lifelike conversations and express realistic emotions.
Roxxxy also has sensors in her hands and genital areas -- yes, she is anatomically correct -- that will trigger vocal responses from her when touched. When someone speaks to Roxxxy, her computer converts the words to text and then uses pattern-recognition software to match them against a database containing hundreds of appropriate responses.
The robot then answers aloud -- her prerecorded "voice" is supplied by an unnamed radio host -- through a loudspeaker hidden under her wig. It's very near real time, almost without delay," Hines said of the dynamics of human-Roxxxy conversation.