Photo by Franck Robichon
Do Robots Dream of Electric Sheep?
Softbank CEO and Chairman Masayoshi Son interacts with Pepper, a humanoid robot during an unveiling in Tokyo, Japan. Pepper is able to interact with others through emotions and body language just like androids in Philip K. Dick’s science fiction novel, Do androids dream of electric sheep? Respect for the freedom to undertake scientific research and protection of the rights of innovators has been a motor for technological change.