Telepresence,@robots

07.21.15
President Obama welcomes telepresence robots into the White House
07.21.15

President Obama welcomes telepresence robots into the White House

What's next, a robot president?

By J. Fingas,   07.21.15
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04.29.15
DORA offers a realistic telepresence experience through Oculus Rift
04.29.15

DORA offers a realistic telepresence experience through Oculus Rift

Many commercial telepresence robots are merely screens or iPads on moving platforms. DORA (Dextero...

By M. Moon,   04.29.15
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10.19.14
Scientists want to fight the Ebola outbreak using robots
10.19.14

Scientists want to fight the Ebola outbreak using robots

Outbreaks of lethal viruses like Ebola are bad enough by themselves, but they're made worse by hav...

By J. Fingas,   10.19.14
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03.17.14
iRobot's Ava 500 telepresence-on-a-stick is rolling out now (update: $69,500!!)
03.17.14

iRobot's Ava 500 telepresence-on-a-stick is rolling out now (update: $69,500!!)

There are plenty of telepresence robots on the market already, but iRobot's new Ava 500 may just b...

By Z. Honig,   03.17.14
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02.06.14
One of London's oldest museums will offer 'After Dark' tours via robot
02.06.14

One of London's oldest museums will offer 'After Dark' tours via robot

We've seen telepresence robots used by everyone from doctors to check on remote patients to a stud...

By E. Price,   02.06.14
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12.17.13
KUBI telepresence robot arm for tablets now shipping, starting from $399
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12.17.13

KUBI telepresence robot arm for tablets now shipping, starting from $399

It was almost a year ago when we checked out Revolve Robotics' KUBI, a motorized tablet cradle tha...

By R. Lai,   12.17.13
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06.10.13
iRobot teams up with Cisco for Ava 500 telepresence robot
06.10.13

iRobot teams up with Cisco for Ava 500 telepresence robot

We fully expected to see iRobot offer up further applications for its Ava development platform aft...

By B. Heater,   06.10.13
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05.06.13
RP-VITA bringing its telepresence to seven North American hospitals
05.06.13

RP-VITA bringing its telepresence to seven North American hospitals

We've already seen the RP-VITA in action -- and so, for that matter, has the FDA. Now iRobot / InT...

By B. Heater,   05.06.13
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04.16.13
R.BOT shows off Synergy Swan, a phone- or tablet-powered telepresence robot (video)
04.16.13

R.BOT shows off Synergy Swan, a phone- or tablet-powered telepresence robot (video)

While wandering around the show floor at the Hong Kong Electronics Fair, we had to stop and take a...

By R. Lai,   04.16.13
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