Why was this Anybot telepresence robot on this Virgin America flight? I don't know! But I think I'm cool with it. As long as it never complains about getting the middle seat. [Virgin America]
What better way to ensure your robot can withstand the daily rigors of life than by punching it over and over? Watch as Anybots uses a mechanical boxing glove to beat the crap out of their $15,000 QB robot.
Ever since this Wall-E-esque robot called QA debuted in late January, its maker Anybot has gotten quite a bit of attention. The big breakthrough here? A device that lets employees work through sick days.
Ok, so they may not look like the Terminator, but still, there's something remotely disturbing about watching these robots "learn" to walk and shove. Developed by Anybots, the humanoids are being designed to help with industrial and household tasks and they're made in such a way that they won't tip over and fall …