The use of technology to enhance sexual pleasure is ancient. Now advances in AI have led to more lifelike sex dolls hitting the market – but sex robots aren't the only innovations on the horizon.
Humans are already imposing our barely understood sexual ethic upon machines.
New laws are needed to keep up with the growing problem of imported child sex dolls and robots.
The Japanese sex-toy market for men includes a curious category of objects: pillows. These "bodies" create a paradoxal link between desire and sleep.