Would you want to make love to the cold, lifeless body of a machine?
Article by Rob Waugh
It might happen sooner than you expect.
Experts are predicting that sex with robots will become widespread within the next decades – and robots could be better in bed than any fleshy partner, an expert has revealed.
Joel Snell, a robotics expert from Kirkwood College in Iowa, ‘Because they would be programmable, sexbots would meet each individual user’s needs.’
‘Robotic sex may become addictive. Sexbots would always be available and could never say no, so addictions would be easy to feed.
By the year 2050, sex with robots will be common – and some people may actually fall in love with androids.
David Levy from the University of Maastricht predicted that human-robot marriages would take place by 2050.
Others predict that human-robot relationships will be a little more cold-hearted and mercenary.
In their paper ‘Robots, men and sex tourism’ Ian Yeoman and Michelle Mars of the University of Victoria Management School in Wellington, New Zealand, say that robot prostitutes will be common, but expensive, by 2050.
They imagine Amsterdam brothels offering, ‘a range of sexual gods and goddesses of different ethnicities, body shapes, ages, languages and sexual features.’
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