JASON OM: And it may seem like an outlandish fantasy, but sex robots are being created right now.
A US company that makes life-size sex dolls has told The New York Times it's building animatronics into its creations.
Adult chat is for people that like to flirt and talk about sex with strangers.
It's a great way to meet new people as it's far less intense than meeting people in the flesh.
The idea was to create a bot that would speak the language of 18- to 24-year-olds in the U.
MARTIN FORD: Certainly, a robot could be programmed to be, you know, a perfect lover. It would understand exactly, you know, how they give you the most satisfaction.
It would, um, never get tired, never have a headache, right?
NEW YORK TIMES VIDEO: I look forward to getting to know you.
Lifelike dolls, artificial sex organs and sex-chat phone lines have been keeping the lonely company for decades.
But Roxxxy takes virtual companionship to a new level.