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  1. Why toddlers love a giggly robot

    Researchers made Qrio giggle after kids touch it on the head. The result: endless giggling. Source: University of California, San Diego You know that toddlers love to giggle. But did you know they love to giggle at robots that giggle? In this Spectrum story, Morgen E. Peck reports that entertainment robots can charm toddlers for weeks, even months, and could be useful to teachers as educational assistants. Maybe these giggly robots could also become the babysitters of the future? From the article: Qrio, the dancing, bouncing, giggling robot spawn of Sony Corp., tried out its social skills on a …

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