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Furo the Emotional Future Robot: Aren’T They Supposed to Lack Feeling?

by Paul Strauss
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This new robot coming to us from South Korea really wants to express itself.

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The FURO from Future Robot is designed to convey various “human emotions” including, but not limited to “Uncomfortable smile,” “How do you like my teeth? I just had them whitened,” and “I’m sad that I have no opposable thumbs”.  In this video, the FURO demonstrates its ability to take your order from a restaurant menu, without so much as a grimace when its human master decides he wants to substitute a fruit cup for french fries.

Frankly, I prefer the good old unemotional robots of my childhood. They’re much better killing machines.

[via Plastic Pals via Crunchgear]

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