"Not to get all paranoid, but robots can now find outlets and plug themselves in. And this isn't some Roomba gimmick either..."
Hey! What's wrong with Roomba gimmicks...?
Here's the whole…
Added by Marque Cornblatt on September 29, 2009 at 3:26pm — No Comments
Via IEEE Spectrum.org
How far are we from sending robots into the world in our stead?
Anne Marie Corrley writes:
"Imagine a world where you're stronger, younger, better looking, and don't age. Well, you do, but your robot surrogate—which you control…
Added by Marque Cornblatt on September 24, 2009 at 1:30pm — No Comments
Lisa Katayama, writer, journalist and blogger wrote on Boing Boing:
The Pet Care Robot (concept) is a Wi-Fi controlled bot that can serve as your remote eyes and ears from a web interface. But what's a bit different than a Rovio is that this robot allows you to play fetch through a remote controlled ball you can steer around the house—all while nurturing your animal through a built-in speaker in the robot's base.