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Can a real life robot play a violin?

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Can a real life robot play a violin?

Postby Charles » Mon Jan 31, 2011 1:20 am

You betcha!

On December 6, 2007 in Tokyo, Toyota unveiled a robot capable of playing a violin. They were to be commonplace by 2010. Haven't seen one in a concert hall yet or in a subway station, but they are on the way I'm sure, and will in time be able to do many more amazing things.

Check it out.

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Re: Can a real life robot play a violin?

Postby Charles » Mon Jan 31, 2011 9:10 am

Not only can robots play musical instruments, they can also dance...




They can run...




Ride bikes...




And have babies...

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Re: Can a real life robot play a violin?

Postby Charles » Mon Jan 31, 2011 9:24 am

There's even robot fish!




And robot snakes...




And robot spiders...

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