Brain scans show that dogs are dying for a beer and secretly wish they were with Scarlett Johansson or Channing Tatum. Or, more precisely, that they react emotionally to sound, in very similar ways to humans.
It used to be that Apple was the pre-eminent brand for human emotional involvement. Now Google is trying to claim that territory for itself.
Where is the love? Experiments with some 700 people in Scandinavia and Taiwan reveal universal locales for emotions from anger to happiness to pride and shame.
Turn that frown upside down. Researchers create a virtual "mirror" that uses software to brighten your facial expression. It could help you feel happier, they say -- and make you drop more cash.
The University of Cambridge has created a lifelike digital talking face that can express a range of emotions, including anger, happiness, and fear.
A new virtual talking head can express emotions. You just know she'll cry tears of joy at her wedding led by a Jedi.