And make no mistake: the software is coming. This morning, I happened independently on another empathy-delivering robot, that changes based on moods. It's called MIVOR, short for Mood Interpreting Voice-Operated Robot, and it's more art project than big data behemoth. The machine asked for my name, and I, preferring not to give it, replied, Test. _MIVOR told me: _That doesn't sound like a name.