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April 19, 2005

Robot, QRIO

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What's Robot? in fact we don't have a specific definition for robot but we can define robot with some specification.usually it's a mechanical machine but these days we can see some software robots so it can be non mechanical, it's reprogrammable and it can intelligence. for instance in industry it move material,part,tools through variable programmed.
Have you ever thought about future and robots? in fact how they would can change our social life in future? how can AI (Artificial Intelligence) help them for thinking like human?
I would like to see those days when we live with intelligence robots.
As you know Sony is a big company and they work on a wonderful project that named QRIO (quest and curious).Sony's goal is personal entertainment so they produced QRIO , it embodies advance technologies in motion control, communication , artificial intelligence.
Major technology includes stable dynamic walking, dancing and running, full arm movement allowing throwing a ball, voice/face recognition, stereoscopic vision, obstacle avoidance, visual mapping, wireless network and ....
you can find more information about QRIO at sony web site http://www.sony.net/SonyInfo/QRIO/

Posted by Mehrdad at April 19, 2005 12:02 PM