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Why being cute improves a robot’s functions

(Source: thenextweb.com) When iRobot designed the Roomba robotic vacuum cleaner, they made it round, so it wouldn’t get stuck in corners. They made it low, so it could scoot under beds and sofas. They did not think about making it cute. “It wasn’t designed with cuteness in mind,” […]

Why being cute improves a robot’s functions

(Source: thenextweb.com) When iRobot designed the Roomba robotic vacuum cleaner, they made it round, so it wouldn’t get stuck in corners. They made it low, so it could scoot under beds and sofas. They did not think about making it cute. “It wasn’t designed with cuteness in mind,” […]