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Soon Anybots Robot Will Go to the Office for You

submitted on May 19, 2010 by orangearrows in "Products / Gadgets"
http://www.wired.com/gadgetlab.....epresence/

Robots have replaced humans on assembly lines, battlefields, space missions and rescue operations. Now how about doing something useful, like sitting through endless meetings for you?

Meet the Anybots QB, a telepresence robot that can represent you in the office by sitting in conference rooms, going to meetings and rolling about through the cubicle farm. The whole time it does so, it displays a live webcam video of your face, while transmitting to you a live video and audio stream of whatever it’s looking at.

Read More http://www.wired.com/gadgetlab.....z0oOOzRsmg

           

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    pablos17
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    Posted by pablos17 on May 19, 2010
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    I'll have to get one and name it Bender. Oh yeah, and I'll give it a shiny metal a$$ too. Smile
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    Solstice
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    Posted by Solstice on May 19, 2010
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    I saw the movie Surrogates far too recently for me to be comfortable with this device.
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    HouTex
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    Posted by HouTex on May 19, 2010
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    I need one of these, but $15,000 is a little over my budget. Eeek Got any coupons? Mr Green
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    Posted by orangearrows on May 19, 2010
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    I am going to name mine Scooter.

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