Creator says life like robot puts people “at ease”

April 25, 2007 at 11:10 pm | Posted in robots | Leave a comment
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If “at ease” means finding the nearest exit. Seriously, this college prof created this robot to serve as his substitute teacher, wired so that he deliver his classes from home via his robot twin.

Am I jealous? Yep – I want one.

When Robots Attack Just Go to the Second Floor

December 11, 2006 at 10:12 am | Posted in robots | Leave a comment

You can view the punchline by fast-forwarding to the one minute mark.  I like how the techs quickly wheel in a privacy screen for the benefit of the robot.

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