Researchers at Cornell University have developed a robot that they say can predict a human’s move in order to provide assistance.
The mind-reading robot, called the PR2, is a personal robot designed by Willow Garage. It utilizes a Microsoft Kinect 3D camera to register body movements and algorithms to predict what we are going to do next. At the moment, the robot’s database is centered on household activities, so it can tell if you are going to reach for a drink or open the fridge door! Continue Reading