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.
With an iPad interface, the Ava 500 navigates to distant meetings while you stay put. Could this be a Roomba for the office?
For two grand, Double Robotics will sell you an iPad on wheels that delivers a physical presence at a distant location.
Willow Garage spinoff Suitable Technologies' new remote-operated robot lets you meet with co-workers while staying at home.
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.
A visit to the dizzying world of telepresent water and people-tracking robot cameras at the NTT InterCommunication Center gallery.
From the guy who devised a $14 steadycam comes an admirable DIY telepresence system using iRobot Create.
iRobot's AVA is a tablet-controlled robot that can serve as a telepresence interface or an interactive butler.
Cisco debuts a home version of its videoconferencing system, called Umi. The Umi system consists of a camera, set-top box, and remote that can hook up to a person's own HDTV.
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.