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.
We just fawned over Anybots' dynamically balancing robot (Dexter) earlier this week, and (his brother?) already has a new trick. It might not look like much, but according to Dexter's developers: