Video games and online programs also offer virtual girlfriend (or boyfriend) experiences on smartphones and handheld video game consoles.
Mitsuku is an artificial intelligence who can chat to you, tell you stories, jokes and horoscopes. Mitsuku is your new virtual friend and is here 24 hours a day just to talk to you. She learns by experience, so the more people talk to her, the smarter she becomes. If you don't, they can seem like total creepers.
Lately "virtual boyfriend" apps have entered the dating marketplace that squarely fit into the "creepy" category—at least from my vantage point.
To test out this new tech, I spent my Saturday with three of the more popular virtual boyfriends I could download on my phone: My Virtual Boyfriend This app is described as a game by the developers, as points are given at various levels of your virtual boyfriend relationship.