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Telenoid R1 Visits The Uncanny Valley

Hiroshi Ishiguro, the creator of the doppleganger robot, has created another crazy robot that falls way down into the uncanny valley. The robot, called Telenoid R1, looks like it was sculpted out of white modeling clay.  It has the face … Continue reading

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Humanoid Avoids Uncanny Valley

Researchers at the Bielelfeld University in Germany have created the robotic head Flobi.  This robotic head is meant to quickly be changed from male to female and vice versa.  The researchers hope Flobi’s cartoonish nature will avoid the uncanny valley … Continue reading

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