Sunday, April 20, 2008

Object Fetching via Laser Pointer with El-E

El-E is a robot that fetches things via laser pointer. I need one of these. Ok, that’s not true, but how do ideas like this one get to that point? In the video below, Charlie Kemp Director of the Center for Healthcare Robotics at Georgia Tech mentions that this will one day service “real people with real needs.” When innovating, sometimes the distance between the idea and the good experiences it wishes to create is disconnected.

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