Smart Pal Robot Hangs Up Clothes

The Smart Pal robot is back in the news; it is starting to mature in its role as a caretaker robot.

In a recent demonstration, Smart Pal showed how it could help disabled people by hanging up their clothes for them, sorting them by color and type.


(Smart Pal robot hangs up clothes)

Ever since I read about the idea of a robotic closet that hangs clothes up for you, I've been waiting for this development. I'm referring to Philip K. Dick's handicloset from his wackily prophetic 1965 novel The Zap Gun. Find out more about the SmartPal V Mecha-Gumby Service Robot.

Via Robot Watch.

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