Care-o-bot is real, and not something from Futurama (which just ended, which make me sad)

Interesting article here.

Highlights:

“people tend to distrust robots with protruding sensors”

“‘intimacy regulation’ is tricky”

“Large eyes make robots seem friendlier”

“International Organisation for Standardisation (ISO) in Geneva, has yet to work out safety standards for collaborative robots, such as how much force a robot can safely apply to different parts of a human worker’s body.”

Josh and J are very lonely. Please leave a reply. Pretty please?