NTU Scientists unveil social and telepresence robots

A lifelike robot is created to work as a receptionist at the Nanyang Technology University in Singapore. 'Nadine' works with according to the same principles as Apple's Siri or Microsoft's Cortana. A not-so virtual digital assistant. It opens perspectives for healthcare, where robotic creatures (I remember a baby-seal for instance) are already used to help against loneliness among the elderly.



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Original Title: NTU scientists unveil social and telepresence robots

External source: Nanyang Technological University

Author: Lester Kok

Publication date: 12/29/2015



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