31 Jul '15, 4pm

Video Friday: Talking Humanoids, Badminton Robots, and Boomerang Drone

Video Friday: Talking Humanoids, Badminton Robots, and Boomerang Drone

. This week, Japanese robot maker Vstone and telecom company NTT announced plans to market little humanoids that can interact with people and also with devices around the house. In a press conference in Tokyo, the desktop-size robots, called CommU and Sota, held conversations with two lifelike female androids and, later, a male android. (Hmm, this last one, it’s possible that it was a real man, but we’re not sure

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