SOCIETY

The way we engage with one another is evolving. Advancements in technology have lead to the rise of a network of informed, tech-minded, global citizens. Technology now has a multifarious relationship with society and has permeated into it all aspects of it, with the potential to completely upend how we progress together as a species.

From Parrots to Personalities: Affective Computing Today.

Can robots be human? Not so long ago, this question would have seemed redundant. Today however the answer may be a little more problematic, as scientists, programmers and researchers have been working hard to develop machines which possess distinctively human features, both physically and psychologically, thus bringing us deeper into the “uncanny valley”.