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Creepy Molesting Robot

Posted by on May 26, 2012 | 0 comments

Creepy Molesting Robot

A new toy for the TSA? Oh what fun they could have with THIS one.  Meet Clothbot. Chinese roboticists have built a small, fabric-clutching robot that pulls itself up pants and shirts by creating wrinkles with its pair of gripper wheels, according to the IEEE Spectrum Automaton blog. Video of the little bot doing its thing indicates that this is probably pretty unpleasant for the climbee. The...

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Robot Guided by Thoughts-Human Ones

Posted by on May 17, 2012 | 0 comments

Robot Guided by Thoughts-Human Ones

Back to the wild, primates, you are now out of a job. A successful experiment has been conducted using the human brain and willing volunteers. Being able to drink a cup of coffee without assistance has been accomplished just by thinking about it by a woman who lost the use of her limbs after a devastating stroke nearly 15 years ago. The 58-year-old used a brain implant to control the robot and...

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