Do robots have feelings?

  • Oscar Davis

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A Google software engineer recently claimed that one of the company’s chatbots had become sentient… that it developed emotions and feelings.

But if he’s right, how would we know?

RTRFM’s Allan Boyd caught up with Bond University lecturer in Philosophy Dr Oscar Davis to find out if robots are sentient.

Period23 Jun 2022

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  • TitleDo robots have feelings?
    Degree of recognitionRegional
    Media name/outletRTRFM
    Media typeRadio
    Duration/Length/Size15 minutes
    DescriptionRTRFM - Perth Radio
    PersonsOscar Davis