Robots

Who’s got your back? This housekeeping robot does

Jan 16, 2016
Sasha-Ann Simons / WXXI News

A small company in Ithaca, led by a 19-year-old entrepreneur, has a robot they say can clean floors and will make beds. The robot is still in prototype stage, but the team behind Maidbot is hoping to bring the “Rosie” from The Jetsons-type machine onto the market within the next year.

Robotics industry still in its infancy

Nov 12, 2012

You may have seen videos of robots interacting humans in laboratories and wondered when we'll see those robots on store shelves. One industry expert says that moment is closer than you think.