Sep 20, 2014
Posted by Seb in category: robotics/AI
Nidhi Subbaraman — BetaBoston
The candidate for best robotic hand looks like a beanbag and claims to grip anything.
A Boston builder of robot hands, Empire Robotics, is showing its first commercial grippers today: the enchanting and entirely fingerless VersaBall. Interestingly, this first demonstration is in partnership with Universal Robots, who happens to be local bot maker Rethink Robotics’ competitor.