Introducing the Actroid

by alphamonkey on March 14, 2005 · 0 comments

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Leave it to Japan to come up with the first robot greeter/host.  Also leave it to Japan to make it a female robot.  Yes, the Actroid is designed to function as a sort of automated guide or greeter that interacts with humans.  It has natural arm movement, is capable of speech, and even subtle gestures like blinking or looking around it’s enviornment.

No word on whether the Final Fantasy looking bots will imprinted with Asimov’s Three Laws of Robotics protocols, which are more commonly referred to as the ‘Oh, god..please don’t rip my skull from my body” code.

One of these figures will soon attempt to devour your tasty flesh. 

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