Baxter: the robot to keep an eye on in 2013?

Rethink Robotics’s Baxter looks at first sight like any other industrial robot: But its price tag is only slightly above $20000. There’s no need for specialized programmers,  learning new operations hand-guided by its human supervisors.  It doesn’t need protection cages as it’s sensors alerts it of the proximity of obstacles and humans. The onboard flat […]