According to the BBC, a baseball team in Korea has installed telepresence robots at the stadium that fans can log into (and upload their face to) when they want to watch a game. And that’s not creepy at all.
Just a quick note that the 3rd annual Robot Film Festival is happening this weekend in San Francisco. You know you’ll have to sit through their films anyway after the impending robot uprising, might as well get started now.
Researchers at Cornell University are teaching robots to perform a variety of tasks, like serving up an ice cream treat. Hope you weren’t counting on holding onto that summer job at Dairy Queen much longer!