You Can Now Own Willow Garage's Pool-Playing, Laundry-Folding,…

There's not much the PR2 can't do at this point. It hustles pool. It folds laundry. It (arguably) applies prophylactics. And as of today, it can do all of these things as your personal robot slave. If you're filthy rich. » 9/08/10 8:47am 9/08/10 8:47am

Watch How Seriously the PR2 Robot Takes Its Laundry-Folding Directive

Even if the PR2 is aware that other robots are out there climbing, drawing, and saving lives while it's stuck at home folding towels, it doesn't let it on. It just goes about its business, folding away, slowly but surely. » 4/01/10 4:20pm 4/01/10 4:20pm