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Dogs Are Perfectly Happy To Socialize With Robots

science,shaunacy_ferro,animal_behavior,animal_bonding,animal_cognition,animals,canine,dogs,robots,science,social_behavior,social_robots Dogs will interact with social machines. But will dogs assist the robots in taking over the world? In the centuries-old best friendship between dogkind and humankind, humans are apparently easily replaced with robots. Seemingly loyal canines are totally willing to interact with cold, hard machines, according to a new study in Animal Cognition, gazing lovingly at their robot faces and finding hidden foodstuffs that the robot pointed to. Robots, stop taking things away from us! The study investigated whether

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20 Sep
Stacey Higginbotham @gigastacey
RT @EricssonLabs: Dogs are perfectly happy to socialize with robots.| Popsci http://t.co/HrIjHKkyZg