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.
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.
Willow Garage spinoff Suitable Technologies' new remote-operated robot lets you meet with co-workers while staying at home.
A $15,000 robot from Anybots called QB is designed to help companies with remote offices save on communications costs.
Networking giant plans to test a home version of its telepresence video conferencing product.
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.
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.
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.