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The Honda ASIMO robot receives another upgrade

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Honda’s ASIMO robot has been around for longer than most would expect with its initial development beginning back in 1986. In its familiar looking astronaut form the robot has been around since 2000 and has received a number of improvements since then. Today the Japanese company launched the brand new model in Brussels, Belgium. This upgraded version features vast technological advancements ...

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Softbank’s Pepper robot will be available to consumers soon

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The Japanese company Softbank recently said that they plan on selling Pepper humanoid robots to consumers starting in February. Their $2.000 robot will work as a babysitter, nurse, and emergency medical worker. Pepper will also be able to respond to human emotions, according to Software’s CEO  Masayoshi Son. More and more companies seem to be developing an interest for robotics. ...

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