The Bots and Our Feelings

The Agenda with Steve Paikin

In a culture dominated by technology, it's becoming the norm to talk to smartphones and computers as though they are people. Siri, Alexa, and other chatbots are programmed to interact with people, almost as though they are friends. The Agenda considers the time is near when people will become emotionally dependent on these technologies to share their joy and grief.
Episode:
Death in the Digital Age; Profiling Global Organized Crime
Aired:
Mar 27, 2018