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NAO is a humanoid robot designed to support teachers with in-class tasks and help children with autism and other cognitive disabilities. Developers have collaborated with teachers and autism experts to create customizable, semi-autonomous educational programs for NAO inspired by various autism approaches and models (ABA, PECS, TEACCH, DENVER, SCERTS). The aim of these is to help children develop social and learning skills through encouragement and rewards, making it possible to positively stimul


The iARM is a robotic arm designed for use by individuals with upper extremity amputation, severe physical or upper extremity disabilities, or spinal cord injury. The iARM is designed to perform the functions of an arm and hand, including grasping objects using a gripper and moving those objects once they are held. Common arm positions may be stored to easily regain frequent positions. The iARM can lift up to 1.5 kilograms (kg). Using the optional bracket, the iARM can be attached to a powered w

Social Robot with Emotion and Memory

Researchers at the University of Hertfordshire have developed a prototype of a social robot that can support independent living for the elderly, while working in partnership with their relatives or caregivers. The robot uses a state of the art service platform called Care-O-bot® 3 and works within a smart-home environment. A team of nine partner institutions from across five European countries are part of a project called Acceptable RobotiCs COMPanions for AgeiNg Years (ACCOMPANY). Over the past

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