MAHRU

martedì, ottobre 14th, 2008

Mahru the robot dances to mask its emotional insecurities

da Engadget di Samuel Axon

Filed under:

We’ve enjoyed watching KIST‘s Hubo do crazy things like wear the face of Albert Einstein and ride a Segway,
but we haven’t given as much attention to its brother Mahru. Feeling
left out, the biped learned to dance with its upper body whilst walking
around — an impressive feat, considering it wasn’t all that long ago
that scientists first managed to get these things to take five steps
without falling flat on their faces. Mahru also releases scents to
express its artificial emotions, so you should be able to smell
something fishy when it achieves sentience and begins angrily plotting
to destroy its creators. Take a gander at a South Korean TV news report
after the break.

Continue reading Mahru the robot dances to mask its emotional insecuritiesRead | Permalink | Email this | Comments

Lascia un commento

Inserisci i tuoi dati qui sotto o clicca su un'icona per effettuare l'accesso:

Logo WordPress.com

Stai commentando usando il tuo account WordPress.com. Chiudi sessione / Modifica )

Foto Twitter

Stai commentando usando il tuo account Twitter. Chiudi sessione / Modifica )

Foto di Facebook

Stai commentando usando il tuo account Facebook. Chiudi sessione / Modifica )

Google+ photo

Stai commentando usando il tuo account Google+. Chiudi sessione / Modifica )

Connessione a %s...

%d blogger cliccano Mi Piace per questo: