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Featured on Portfolium.com!

Check out this feature my Social Robotics with Ed Hutchins post got on Portfolium.com. My Post got chosen as a staff pick on the site. 12 more words


"We are giving over moral agency and choice to devices"– Charles Ess on social robotics, intelligence and ethics

Charles Ess (University of Oslo) has for many years brought a philosophical perspective to media and communication studies and is a prolific commentator on questions of research ethics and medium theory. 2,171 more words

Digital Culture

3 ways your future robot may surprise you

Robots are tireless, emotionless machines designed to take care of our dreaded repetitive tasks and chores right? They don’t think or interact, but focus only on completing the task they were programmed for. 487 more words

Robotics, Drones & Driverless Cars

Can a Robot Hitchhike Across Canada Using Only Its Charm and Good Looks?

It’s an unfair stereotype, but even in the 21st century some still insist on saying that Canadians are genial and polite.

The question is: Are they nice enough to pick up a stranded, hitchhiking robot? 331 more words


Robotics Pioneer Launches the First Personal Robot You Might Actually Buy

Cynthia Breazeal wants to take robots out of the lab and into the living room.

The MIT associate professor is widely recognized as a pioneer in social robotics, most famously producing the engaged and friendly faces of… 601 more words


A Review of the Applicability of Robots in Education

Robots are becoming an integral component of our society and have great potential in being utilized as an educational technology. To promote a deeper understanding of the area, we present a review of the field of robots in education.

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