#techthatmatters

Tag: child robot

This Life-Like Child Robot Can ‘Feel and Express’ Pain from its Pressure-Detecting Synthetic Skin

Meet Affetto, a life-like child robot that can detect changes in pressure via its synthetic skin, allowing it to ‘feel and express’ pain. A team of researchers at Osaka University in Japan have developed this eerily-realistic bot in the hopes that it will help robots understand and empathize with humans.

Continue reading “This Life-Like Child Robot Can ‘Feel and Express’ Pain from its Pressure-Detecting Synthetic Skin”