New Linux robot plays doctor Summary: ZDNet's Patrick Houston talks with MontaVista Software about a Linux-based robot designed to carry out basic tasks for elderly people who may need help in their home. May 16, 2003 -- 22:50 GMT (15:50 PDT) SHARE: SUBSCRIBE TO: Linux TOPICS: Linux, Emerging Tech, Open Source 0 May 16, 2003 -- 22:50 GMT (15:50 PDT) Loading... Please wait. Topics: Linux, Emerging Tech, Open Source Kick off your day with ZDNet's daily email newsletter. It's the freshest tech news and opinion, served hot. Get it.