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Smart Toys that are the Stuff of Nightmares

Taylor, Emmeline and Michael, Katina (2016) Smart Toys that are the Stuff of Nightmares IEEE Technology and Society Magazine, 35 (1). pp. 8-10.

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Abstract

Hello Barbie tries to engage with children in intelligible and freeflowing conversation by asking and responding to questions, as well as being able to learn about its users over time [4). As Mattel's website says [1): “Just like a real friend, Hello Barbie doll listens and adapts to the user's likes and dislikes” [5). ToyTalk does recognize that “no security measures are perfect” and that no method of data transmission can ever be “guaranteed against any interception or other type of misuse.”

Item Type: Article
Divisions : Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences > Department of Sociology
Authors :
NameEmailORCID
Taylor, Emmelineemmeline.taylor@surrey.ac.ukUNSPECIFIED
Michael, KatinaUNSPECIFIEDUNSPECIFIED
Date : 10 March 2016
Identification Number : 10.1109/MTS.2016.2527078
Copyright Disclaimer : Copyright © 2016, IEEE
Depositing User : Clive Harris
Date Deposited : 24 May 2017 14:02
Last Modified : 24 May 2017 14:02
URI: http://epubs.surrey.ac.uk/id/eprint/841131

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