• Question: Can you give a robot human emotions?

    Asked by 857actj46 to Deborah on 12 Jun 2017.
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      Deborah Aitken answered on 12 Jun 2017:

      It depends how you define human emotions. There’s a lot of cool work being done on facial recognition and getting robots to respond to humans in the right way but that’s pretending to have emotions not really having them.