The Relationship of The Future: A Man Married a Robot He Built Himself
While Tindr and other apps might be the height of how technology is shaping human relationships, an engineer in China has taken it to the next level: Zheng Jiajia has “married” a robot he created.
Zheng, an artificial intelligence expert, spent two months “dating” Yingying, who he built late last year. He made their relationship “official” in a simple ceremony with his mother and friends in attendance. Or at least — as official as the government would allow. Local authorities do not actually recognize the union, through the ceremony did follow Chinese tradition.
From our very good friends over at futurism.com