'She is very cute but the most attractive feature is how difficult it is. But I don’t begrudge the effort because it helps make us closer.
It makes me feel as if she can’t live without me, which is what charms me most.’ There was perhaps a strange inevitability to the pairing of those two words, 'virtual’ and 'girlfriend’.
Over the course of a 2.5-month sting operation, the group says, Sweetie helped Terre des Hommes identify more than 1,000 adults from 71 countries willing to pay children in developing countries to perform sex acts before a Webcam.
On Monday, it announced that it would hand over video footage of the interactions to international police organization Interpol.
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The crude connections may signal a "robotic moment" for society where humans begin turning to artificial intelligence to fulfill emotional needs, said Sherry Turkle, director of MIT's Initiative on Society and Self. And that a robot would be a safe choice." Virtual lover Such "seduction by social robots" forms a key theme in Turkle's latest book, "Alone Together: Why We Expect More from Technology and Less from Each Other" (Basic Books, 2011).
Sweetie first interacted with the potential predators in public chat rooms.
Researchers made sure to model their alter ego's online conversation, in style and tone, to that of a preteen Filipino girl. But what they don't know: I'm not real." To show them she was, Terre de Homme researchers hunkered in an Amsterdam warehouse, turned on a Webcam, and using software, controlled the CG girl's conversation, facial expressions, and movements (made realistic through the use of motion capture technology).
He heads to a central Tokyo café, chooses a quiet table in the corner, orders hot chocolate and waits for her to arrive.
A few minutes later Manaka appears, wearing a pretty blue dress, her long black hair loose and a coquettish smile.