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The Shelbot Has Nothing On These iPad Telepresence Robots

The Shelbot Has Nothing On These iPad Telepresence Robots

Go to the museum without actually going to the museum!

The Shelbot Has Nothing On These iPad Telepresence RobotsRemember that Big Bang Theory episode where Sheldon decides he won’t live long enough to download his consciousness into a robot body to attain immortality, so he hides himself in his room to focus on eating healthy and avoiding the dangers of life, both real and imagined? No? Well, you really should watch The Big Bang Theory more. It’s on the CBS website.

Anyway, in the episode, Sheldon uses what he calls the “Shelbot” to narrowcast his face into a wheeled robot with a big giant monitor on the top of it and a T-Shirt hanging from the front.

Now, for a measley $2400, you can do the same thing, only with iPads. I love the future.

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