Funktionide Robot

dznthesisfunktionide20Most robots resemble something humanoid like Data from Star Trek or the programmable humanoid robots that play soccer.  Some robots like the Roomba actually perform useful functions.

Well, along comes Funktionide by Stefan Ulrich to shatter all pre-conceived notions as to what a robot is and looks like.  Stefan calls Funktionide an “emotional robot”.

Yup, that’s right, the white blob on the couch next to the guy is a robot.

Click through for a video and watch the robot breathe.

Link via (Boing Boing)

Funktionide Part II from eltopo on Vimeo.

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