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telepresence

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Meet your prom date, a telepresence robot

Two Kansas high school students who had to be out of state at prom time get to dance with their friends, from thousands of miles away, thanks to technology.

By Apr. 21, 2014

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Stay away from meetings with iRobot Ava 500 telepresence bot

With an iPad interface, the Ava 500 navigates to distant meetings while you stay put. Could this be a Roomba for the office?

By Jun. 10, 2013

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Feeling remote? Try a $2,000 telepresence robot

For two grand, Double Robotics will sell you an iPad on wheels that delivers a physical presence at a distant location.

By Dec. 5, 2012

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School buys telepresence robot to help sick student

Zachary Thomason, 12, suffers from X-linked myotubular myopathy and is too weak to even feed himself. This telepresence robot will now help him attend class.

By May. 15, 2012

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Beam telepresence bot can vaporize your business travel

Willow Garage spinoff Suitable Technologies' new remote-operated robot lets you meet with co-workers while staying at home.

By Sep. 26, 2012

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The telepresence robots are coming

A $15,000 robot from Anybots called QB is designed to help companies with remote offices save on communications costs.

By May. 18, 2010

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Cisco brings telepresence home

Networking giant plans to test a home version of its telepresence video conferencing product.

By Jan. 6, 2010

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Make your own telepresence robot for only $500

From the guy who devised a $14 steadycam comes an admirable DIY telepresence system using iRobot Create.

By Feb. 15, 2011

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CES: Pilot iRobot's AVA telepresence bot with iPad

iRobot's AVA is a tablet-controlled robot that can serve as a telepresence interface or an interactive butler.

By Jan. 6, 2011

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Cisco Umi brings HD telepresence to the living room

The Umi service includes a Cisco high-definition camera with an embedded microphone, a set-top box, and a remote, but you'll need your own HDTV and Internet connection.

By Oct. 6, 2010