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Roboticist Sergi Santos and his wife Maritza Kissamitaki are seated with their sex robot creations in their home workshop on the outskirts of Barcelona, Spain. Santos, who founded his company Synthea Amatus, aims to introduce sex robots with artificial intelligence to the consumer market. Photograph: Lin Taylor/Thomson Reuters Foundation

In the hilly outskirts of sunny Barcelona, Spanish scientist Sergi Santos looks proudly over what appears to be five busty women in tiny shorts and ta(...)

Moments of idle reflection and minutes of frustrating inactivity have been rendered a thing of the past by the devices in our pockets. Photograph: SeongJoon Cho/Bloomberg

Next month see the 10th anniversary of the release of the first iPhone and the start of a smartphone revolution that has shaped the intervening decade(...)

Pucker up to your technology and get down with a robot. If you’re so connected to your online relationships that you quiver with anticipation every(...)

Chinese economy faces tricky challenge. Photograph: AFP/AFP/GettyImages

The new Chinese leadership is trying to manage one of the most difficult of economic manoeuvres: slowing down a flying economy. Recently, difficulties(...)