CogX robot Dora “on TV”

Recently, our CogX colleagues from University of Birmingham, UK, have been visited by the New Scientist magazine. The reporters witnessed the CogX robot “Dora the Explorer” operating in a realistic home environment.

http://www.newscientist.com/article/dn19468-robots-on-tv-domestic-bot-plans-its-way-to-the-kettle.html

Read more about how Dora coped with the imponderabilities of a Birmingham student flat in our ICRA 2011 paper “Home Alone: Autonomous Extension and Correction of Spatial Representations” by Nick Hawes, Marc Hanheide, Jack Hargreaves, Ben Page, Hendrik Zender, and Patric Jensfelt.