From ISAZ Newsletter, Number 29 [pdf]:
Robotic Pets and Children: A Developmental Study
Gail F. Melson, Alan M. Beck, Peter Kahn, and Batya Friedman (University of Washington) All data has now been collected for our study of children across three
Consider the Fourth Law:
A robot must confuse, agitate and/or do battle with all canines, unless such action conflicts with the First, Second and Third Laws.
After the jump, videos in which robotic dogs, raptors, humanoids, vacuums and other bots …
MAKE points out this new "New4LR," or "New Four-Legged Robot," an "open"—but possibly not open source—successor to Sony's now defunct AIBO robot dog project.
The Technische Universität Darmstadt, Germany has developed a new four-legged robo-critter they're hoping will be a