March 16, 2010

MeBot Gets Involved

MIT has been working on MeBot, a semi-autonomous robotic avatar that duplicates the user's facial expressions. Arms are controlled by a second set of controls. The team found that people were more involved when the telebot was more involved. That pretty much seems like a no brainer to us.

Via MIT

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Posted by Sheila Franklin at March 16, 2010 9:10 AM
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