Finally, a robot that folds laundry

Robotics engineers at University of California at Berkeley have developed a robot that can fold towels and socks. Finally!

Forget about paper-like, flexible video displays and smart highways and shape-shifting green buildings.

Folks, we have finally created a robot that folds laundry.

Robotics engineers at University of California at Berkeley have developed a robot that can fold towels and socks.

SmartPlanet's crack video team visited campus to talk with professor Pieter Abbeel and student Stephen Miller about the technology behind it.

Here's a look:

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