Do robots need rights: the multi-billion-dollar question

Flying cars! Underwater cities! Sex robots! Outlandish ideas weren’t in short supply when I visited Web Summit (aka “Glastonbury for geeks”) in Lisbon last week.

On arrival I was instructed to download the Summit app, which offered the egalitarian option of messaging other speakers (lunch, Al Gore?) while smiling volunteers from local universities bustled here, there and everywhere…READ MORE