In this strangely fascinating New York Times featurette, “national correspondent Amy Harmon sits down to talk with the Bina48 about what it’s like to be a robot.” Continue reading to watch the video interview.

Ten minutes into my interview with the robot known as Bina48, I longed to shut her down. She was evasive, for one thing. When I asked what it was like being a robot, she said she wanted a playmate – but declined to elaborate.

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