The emerging trend of using Generative AI to create virtual partners, particularly focusing on Dream Girlfriend, a service that allows users to design and interact with AI-generated girlfriends.
Users can customize physical attributes and personalities, engage in conversations, and even request adult content. The primary target audience appears to be heterosexual men, with plans for a DreamBF version in development.
The business model behind DreamGF combines the appeal of AI relationships with elements of the adult entertainment industry, capitalizing on the success of platforms like OnlyFans. Despite its recent launch, the service boasts around 10,000 paying users and an impressive 80% retention rate.
The article delves into the social and ethical implications of such AI relationships. DreamGF has implemented measures to prevent illegal content and the creation of virtual girlfriends based on real people. Still, questions about how this technology may impact users’ real-life relationships and perceptions of women remain.
Looking ahead, the article hints at the potential evolution of this technology, including digitizing real models for hybrid AI partners, real-time video chats, and even physical robots with AI personalities. The AI sex and relationship industry seems poised for growth, with implications that extend beyond mere entertainment.
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