Baxter – AI or Magic?
Marco Tempest is a Swiss magician based in New York City. He also happens to be a Director’s Fellow, MIT Media Lab!
His team working Magic Robot Interaction has created Baxter. To understand what he is working on have a look at his amazing TED presentation!
To know how much of this is AI and how much is illusion have a look at the MIT Lab project page.
Lot is happening in the field of Robotics. See these:
I think we are approaching a time when you will be debating it you should buy a car or a Robot!
BTW: Baxter has a Skype account!
- Marco Tempest – MIT Labs
- Marco Tempest – Wikipedia
- Magic Robot Interaction – a project by Marco Tempest
- Marco Tempest: Maybe the best robot demo ever – TED