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telepresence

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Mind-controlled telepresence robots could restore mobility to the disabled

A brain-computer interface used in conjunction with telepresence robots could one day help the disabled find a measure of independence.

By June 24, 2015

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Pop-up book is actually a paper camera in disguise (Tomorrow Daily 280)

Ashley discusses telepresence robots for disabled patients, a realistic computer model for doctors to learn more about leg wounds and a pop-up book with a surprise paper camera inside.

By December 2, 2015

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Paper pinhole camera pops out of paperback (Tomorrow Daily 280 show notes)

Artist Kelli Anderson's newest project is called "This Book is a Camera," a paper book with a working pinhole camera inside. She's got DIY instructions if you want to make one for a friend this holiday season, too.

By December 2, 2015

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​Rolling robots give your face a presence far away

Telecommuters and long-distance students have bought 5,000 Double Robotics telepresence robots to bring a more human touch to long-distance electronic interactions.

By November 4, 2015

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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 April 21, 2014

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Don't want to wait in line for an iPhone 6S? Send a robot

A "telepresence robot" is currently holding a place for a woman in Sydney who will be one of the first in the world to own Apple's latest smartphone.

By September 24, 2015

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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 June 10, 2013

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Explore Britain's Tate museum after dark via robot

By taking remote control of telepresence robots, you'll be able to roam the deserted halls of one of the world's most famous museums.

By August 12, 2014

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Crave Ep. 170: Whooshh transport​ launches salmon at 22 mph​,​ saving lives

This week on Crave, we electrify our bicycles with the Barak Electric Bicycle conversion kit, take an after-dark telepresence robot tour of a museum in London, and get a peek at Whooshh Innovations Hydrovision salmon launcher.​

By August 15, 2014

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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 December 5, 2012