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Robot = Dog

By March 17, 2008 No Comments

The Sony Aibo. News.com reports that according to the Journal of the American Medical Directors Association, researchers discovered that patients in nursing homes respond just as well to a flesh and blood dog as they do a silicon and circuits robot in the world of companionship.

Since older individuals in extended nursing care often do not have the energy or resources to adequately care for an animal, a robotic companion may fill that lonely niche.

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