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Apparently that sexual harassment suit had a big payoff for Aiko: she's getting a hand. The developers of the fembot have created a hand for her botness, with five movable fingers, 15 movable joints, feedback sensitivity, low power consumption and palatable material cost of $1800. Oddly enough, the

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We'll be honest -- we've seen more snake-like robots than we care to count, but a new creature slithering out of the Norwegian University of Science and Technology is noticeably different than most. As you can see above, there's a distinct lack of treads, tracks or wheels on Aiko, as it actually pu

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Ok we get it Dr. Trung, you're trying to show off Canada's supposed \"first android.\" But did you really have to go for the jiggly bits to prove your point? If she hadn't taken a swat at your jaw, we might have. Check the video assault after the break while we prepare a robot ethics charter for the

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