Robotic News for 04/09/2013

Here’s a robot video that I found interesting: ABSTRACT Robots do not convey the social behaviors that allow them to seamlessly interact with humans. We consider the social behaviors of greetings and how they can be applied to Human Robot Interaction (HRI). We take a subset of social theory as described by Hall’s proxemics and […

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Surgical robots could make some types of surgery safer and more effective, but proving that the software controlling these machines works as intended is problematic. Researchers have demonstrated that methods for reliably detecting software bugs and ultimately verifying software safety can be applied successfully to this breed of robot.

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We will be LIVE at 4pm EST today talking about Robot Virtual Worlds. This is the second in a five part Google + Hangout webinar series that will take place every Monday in the month of April.

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Boston Dynamics' New Petman Video Must Be Watched With This SoundtrackSounds of the ’70s put a disco spin on humanoid robot PETMAN

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