This android Buddha will lead you to satori

2020-03-27 Fri

Japan is a wondrous blend of old and new—a high-tech and simultaneously anachronistic society. In the middle of bustling metropolitan centers lie peaceful shrines and…

The Rise of Companion Robots in Japan

2019-12-17 Tue

Humans are social creatures, but what happens when their social networks break down? Depression, cognitive decline, cortisol imbalances, and so on, and so on [1]….

Japan’s Top Five Virtual Humans

2019-05-30 Thu

With continuous advances in computer graphics, photo-realism in games and film have reached an astonishing level of sophistication. This technology has also been put to…