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(Extract from television series, Westworld)JASON OM, REPORTER: Science fiction has created worlds where the idea of having sex with artificial intelligence is completely natural.
In the latest instalment, US TV series Westworld, robots are slaves to their human masters.
An interviewee, ‘Anthony’, told Turkle that he had tried having girlfriends but preferred his relationship with his computer.“That quotation hit me like a brick wall,” says Levy.
“I thought – if a smart guy could think like that in 1984, I wonder how much the concept of human-computer emotional relationships has developed since then.”A great deal is the answer.