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  • Parents protest Mattel’s AI baby monitor
  • Parents protest Mattel’s AI baby monitor
    Nom & Malc (2017) ©
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Parents protest Mattel’s AI baby monitor

More than 15,000 people have signed a petition against Aristotle, an AI voice assistant for kids, prompting Mattel to drop the product before its release. The furore speaks to people’s discomfort with technology that threatens to replace traditionally human roles.

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