March 12, 2010

Smile and Say "Robotic Cheese"

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Ohio State University developed an autonomous paparazzi bot that may take your picture if you smile nicely. It stands at about the same height as a human and if your expression pleases him, Ken Rinaldo's creation will stop, aim, snap that camera and upload your image to a social networking site. The bots recently were invited to the 2010 Olympics, where they undoubtedly had to compete with other paparazzi to get close to Shaun White.

Via OSU

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Posted by Sheila Franklin at March 12, 2010 8:50 AM
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