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How humane is the UK’s plan to introduce robot companions in care homes?

Le Sep 21, 2020
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RT @FlashTweet: 8️⃣🚀[#Futur] Dans quel mesure le projet #UK d'introduire des #robots en maisons de retraites est-il humain ? https://t.co/kldk1P1H8j v/ @thenextweb 💬Derrière l'#innovation et l'aide aux #soignants, de nombreuses questions restent en suspend #TransfoNum #AI #FlashTweet⚡️ https://t.co/Wm8UFSmvK6
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How humane is the UK’s plan to introduce robot companions in care homes?

How humane is the UK’s plan to introduce robot companions in care homes?

So you’re interested in AI? Then join our online event, TNW2020, where you’ll hear how artificial intelligence is transforming industries and businesses. Some UK care homes are to deploy ...

Talking robots could be used to combat loneliness and boost mental health in care homes

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