telepresence

The role of telepresence robotics in workforce inclusion

Let’s pause on the robots-are-taking-over-our-jobs panic for a minute and take a look at how some robots -- telepresence robots, specifically -- could be used to give access not only to jobs but to

Flipping the office telepresence model

What if I told you that you could visit three continents in one day without leaving your office and truly feel like you were there in person? That you could move down a hallway or across a stage, make

The Savioke Robot Is Headed To A Hotel Near You

When I’m in a hotel room I like absolute privacy. After all, calling upon Baphomet and/or playing Firewatch takes absolute concentration and I don’t want humans intruding on my reverie. Th

Meet Double Robotics’ Faster, Sturdier Double 2 Wheeled iPad With A Face

You’ve likely seen Double Robotics’ telepresence robot roaming around a tech event or two. The iPad on a stick that live streams into the board room or your living room just released a fas

Cisco Drops Price Of ūmi Video Chat Service, Offers New 720p Version

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/03/CIS.jpg" /><a href="http://www.crunchgear.com/2010/10/06/cisco-announces-umi-hd-home-video-calling-system-for-599-25-per-month/">ūmi</a>

MIT's teleconferencing robot can interact with, strangle you

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/03/MeBot-Robot-from-MIT-Teleconferencing-and-Gesturing-1.jpeg">Have you ever wanted to reach out and strangle someone during a conference ca