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  1. How do you feel about your robot?

    It always seems to surprise inventors when robot owners find themselves unusually attached to their 'bots. Here's a quick roundup of links on the subject... Roombas fill an emotional vacuum for owners -- groan. The article talks about Roomba owners' relationships to their robots and how fond they become of them, a trend that "suggests there's a measure of public readiness to accept robots in the house" -- good news for any budding consumer roboticists out there. PackBot on the front lines -- I'm pretty sure I've mentioned this before, and it is an older aticle, but I was reminded …

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