Virtual parent n. An AI that would converse with kids, mimicking military moms and dads who are off fighting. The Defense Department is fielding proposals from software developers for a virtual parent able to respond tenderly when a child says, “I love you.” – Jonathon Keats, Wired News

I just can’t imagine!

[via Wired News]

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