Robot Sightings: Anybots Rocks, Animated Monopoly, Snail Car, and more…
What's going on today in my crazy robot world?
- 05:46 If BotJunkie is correct, then don't expect anything from iRobot on ConnectR in the near future. (tinyurl.com/iRobot-shelves-ConnectR)
- 09:52 Humans experience the "Uncanny Valley" when meeting androids, but how about an "Uncanny Forest"? (tinyurl.com/uncanny-robot-birds)
- 10:00 Talk about inspiring! Now we have an uncontrollable urge to robotify our Monopoly game! (tinyurl.com/robotify-monopoly-game)
- 10:07 Most robots are hard cold unfeeling metal. The next challenge is to make them soft & natural. (tinyurl.com/soft-technology-robotics)
- 10:19 Why is iRobot building gutter cleaning robots? What the world really needs is a plant wetting WaterBa! (tinyurl.com/next-irobot-bot)
- 10:27 Trevor Blackwell's awesome Anybots are starting to look more and more like a real commercial robot. (tinyurl.com/anybots-evolve)
- 10:53 Now we know that real cars can take on any form! (tinyurl.com/snail-car). What real world landspeeders or Gundam cars are out there?