Tuesday, November 10, 2015

Fwd: did you see this?

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From: William 


"... Toyota invest $3 billion in a new research and development unit to investigate the feasibility of robots becoming a key technology of the future. The money is to be invested over a five-year period to establish the Toyota Research Institute which will be situated near Stanford University in Silicon Valley...."

Fwd: A great use for virtual reality headsets.

Perhaps also hinting at possible virtual tourism in the very near future (Oculus Rift is set to be released in 2016).


This Robot Will Let Kids In Hospital Explore Zoos Through Virtual Reality

A community called "Robots for Good" has come together to help kids stuck in Great Ormond Street Hospital in London visit the zoo. If the name hasn't given it…