The first story is a slightly longer version of Samuel Marzioli’s The (Zeros and) Ones We Love, one of the stories included in the first issue of Ares.
Here’s a teaser:
When Ryan hears his old robot nanny is being sent to a recycler, he spends its last day remembering what “mom” truly means–and how a heap of metal and wires can sometimes fit the bill…
Go here to read the story!
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