Human-robot love and relationships are inevitable. After all, why put up with your flawed meatsack spouse when you could have a perfect artificial one? Thanks to scientists, your robo-lover's skin will now light up when touched.
Boffins at the University of California at Berkeley have developed a very thin electronic skin, or e-skin, that's basically a sensor network on flexible plastic that reacts to touch with light.
The more pressure is applied, the brighter the e-skin's organic light-emitting diodes (OLEDs) will shine. It makes me feel all warm and E.T.-like. … Read more