Issue No.01 - Jan. (2013 vol.46)
Brian David Johnson , Intel
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MC.2013.35
Using science fiction based on science fact to prototype the human, cultural, ethical, and legal implications of early-stage research and technology allows us to envision possible futures, and to explore their effects so that we can then build them.
Robots, Human factors, Social implications of technology, Social factors, Technological forecasting, Asimov's Three Laws of Robotics, science fiction prototyping, the uncanny valley
Brian David Johnson, "When Science Fiction and Science Fact Meet", Computer, vol.46, no. 1, pp. 80-82, Jan. 2013, doi:10.1109/MC.2013.35