Re: A next step?
(1) The the voice used does not match the robot's visual characteristics and the lips aren't synced.
(2) The paper says that they took some of the comments from ADOLESCENTS when they deployed the robots as teachers.
(3) They claim racism but make no effort to categorize the racial diversity of the group making the comments.
(4) they put up a video of female-styled telepresence android and have a women give her a hug and grab "her" behind, and they don't expect to get sexualized comments?
Yes, the "study" is a joke.