While we're still busy thinking up legitimate uses
for a humanoid robot
, Aldebaran Robotics keeps finding newer and zanier ways to play with its Nao
. The latest is a pre-programmed Star Wars routine that should have all you aging loyalists positively moist with glee, and even includes a terrific R2D2 impersonation that is not to be missed. Past the break, you shall find it. Oh, and as to real world uses, there are further videos of Nao reading out your emails and doing balancing acts, which may be found at the source link.