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Tuesday, 24 March 2015

VV News: Robots - the next generation; Rethink Robotics new invention; What robots can you buy now?




Today we are talking about robots. The next generation, Rethink Robotics new gizmo, and what kinds of robots are either here or on the horizon. The news clip is above, and the Robot Word list and YouTube clip are here for you

If you want to explore some vocab around Home Robots, do have a look at my Home Robot Word list and original YouTube vocab clip.

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-     the vocab lists for the month (English and Japanese, in same order as the                             YouTube clip)
-     the article the words came from. (again in the same order)
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The articles I reference in the YouTube clip are:

The Next Generation Of Home Robots Will Be So Much More Than Vacuums, techcrunch.com, , http://techcrunch.com/2015/03/19/the-next-generation-of-home-robots-will-be-so-much-more-than-vacuums/


Rethink Robotics, Home Of Baxter, Brings A New Robot Arm To The Party, techcrunch.com, http://techcrunch.com/2015/03/19/rethink-robotics-home-of-baxter-brings-a-new-robot-arm-to-the-party/#S4xqXF:CXF8


Is It Time to Buy a Robot?, U.S. News, http://money.usnews.com/money/personal-finance/articles/2015/03/19/is-it-time-to-buy-a-robot?page=2