Let’s start the year with a wild one!!!
This is from Robot World News on 14 December:
Scientists have developed an interface between reality and virtual reality in which, in a sense, virtual reality can control reality…the researchers used a dog-type software robot called “Rity” in their experiments. Rity has 5 facial expressions and can perform 77 behaviors. However, Rity is stuck inside a computer…
If you’d like to read the details go to the article.
In another article on the same day, they report on SEGA TOYS and NEUROSKY teaming to create “mind-controlled” tech toys. The two are joining forces to take ‘play’ to the next level by pioneering toys which allow players to use brainwaves and other bio-signals to control them. Read the article.
Be warned – the robots are coming!