Qatar Is Pairing Autistic Children with Social Robots

Note: Robots for Autistics??? WTF?? Guess they never heard of autistics who mimic and mask. So now autistics are learning from a robot who’s been taught to mimic too? I say the NTs don’t quite get this ridiculousness. — Eve Reiland

Researchers at Qatar University in Doha are programming robots to make autistic children feel more comfortable around other people.

Source: Qatar Is Pairing Autistic Children with Social Robots

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