Photos: Asimo learns new tricks

Photos: Asimo learns new tricks

Summary: Honda's humanoid robot, Asimo, now can handle simple office tasks.

TOPICS: Emerging Tech

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  • Asimo serves drinks

    Serving refreshments is one of the new tasks Honda's cutting-edge robot, Asimo, has learned during the past year. The company demonstrated the robot's new skills in a video released on Dec. 13, 2005.

  • Asimo running

    Asimo learned how to run in 2004. The new version of Honda's robot can run 3.7 miles per hour--twice as fast as last year's model.

  • pushing a cart

    Asimo, at 4.25 feet tall, can push a cart weighing 22 pounds.

Topic: Emerging Tech

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