Category Archives: robots

What Robots Can Teach Us About Intimacy: The Reassuring Effects Of Robot Responsiveness

In the future, robots may serve in a variety of support roles, such as home assistance, office support, nursing, childcare, education, and elder care. When we reach that point, people may share their personal lives with robots, which, in turn, may create long-term personal relationships in the mind of humans. Home robots, for example, could help humans with… Read More »

The Truth Behind Online Dating: How It Compares to “Offline” Dating

Read Part 1 of this series here: The Truth Behind Online Dating: What Is and Isn’t Real Read Part 2 of this series here: The Truth Behind Online Dating: What Motivates Users and Companies Online daters aren’t really that different from offline daters. I often hear my students claim that people who use online dating are “weirdos,” or, “that’s for people… Read More »