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Meet Milo, a robot helping kids with autism

RoboKind's humanoid robot Milo is used to teach social skills to children with autism. Bridget Carey also looks at a few ways today's working robots are more people-friendly.

Milo is a two-foot tall robot that teaches trivia and plays games. But this isn't just another talking toy. Milo is designed to help children with autism -- and research shows the robot is making a difference in improving social skills.

Watch CNET Update to see RoboKind's Milo in action at the RoboUniverse expo in New York, and learn how other robots are working with humans in new ways:

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Meet Milo, a robot helping kids with autism