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Honing Household Helpers

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Domestic robot

Real-life robot able to decide a can needs to be picked up, then plans and executes the actual motions necessary to lift it from a table.

Melanie Gonick

Imagine a robot able to retrieve a pile of laundry from the back of a cluttered closet, deliver it to a washing machine, start the cycle and then zip off to the kitchen to start preparing dinner.

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