2017년 11월 14일 화요일

Boston Dynamics 'new' SpotMini robot looks ready for a walk

Boston Dynamics
Boston Dynamics isn't a part of Google/Alphabet anymore, but that won't stand in the way of new robot videos, like this latest teaser for a revamped version of its dog-like electric SpotMini robot. Described only as the "new SpotMini" it looks sleeker and more production ready than any versionwe've seen before. There's no creepy manipulator arm mounted on top and it's covered in plastic, revealing only a set of 3D vision cameras on the exterior.
SoftBank has started rolling out robots in Japan, and it can't be too long before we see its latest acquisition deliver something for the US. Boston Dynamics CEO Marc Raibert said, "I happen to believe that robotics will be bigger than the Internet" at a conference in October, and this could be the company's first step towards making that happen.

아기를 재워주는 토끼 인형 '루비 두비 인형'

크라우드 펀딩 사이트인 인디고고에서 잠을 보채는 아이를 위한 제품이 등장했다. 바로 '루비 두비 인형(Rubby Dubby Dolls)'라는 제품이다. 이 제품은 귀여운 토끼 인형으로 아이를 잠재우기 위한 특별한 기능이 탑재됐다...