Ubiko – The Robot That Smokers Should Fear

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Robot manufacturer tmsuk came up with Ubiko, a 60-kilogram (132-pound), 112-centimeter (44-inch) tall robot which can identify the smell of smoke and ash. When Ubiko detects this odor it will sent a wireless message to security. Watch the video.

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Why didn’t they integrate a full automatic water gun?

geplaatst door Jos op 02.12.08 om 10:39 am

@Jos: Apparently the technique is not 100% accurate yet and they wanted to prevent office-employees getting soaked by the robot for no reason… Though it would be a funny sight 😉

geplaatst door Fresh Creation op 02.12.08 om 10:39 am

I dont think that robot would survive my office.. 🙂

geplaatst door Lexx op 02.12.08 om 10:39 am

He looks pretty friendly though…. Maybe you can teach him to get you coffee. 🙂

geplaatst door Fresh Creation op 02.12.08 om 10:39 am

I just wish it had a lighter for my cigarette…

geplaatst door Lexx op 02.12.08 om 10:39 am
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