Mattel Pulls Aristotle Children’s Device After Privacy Concerns

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Mattel announced on Wednesday that it was canceling plans to bring to market a smart device called Aristotle, which was aimed at children from infancy to adolescence and was set to hit stores in 2018. Sherry Turkle said that the progression of increasingly advanced products with humanlike capabilities can cause irreparable harm to young minds.