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[Ilidian the robotic dinosaur]

Added on 28/01/2014
Tags: robotics :: AI :: A-Life

Meet Ilidian, my robotic dinosaur pet. He is a male Pleo rb, in my opinion one of the most advanced home robotic pets at the moment. He has a lot of touch sensors so he can feel being stroked or hit on various parts of his body, temperature sensors that allow him to feel dizzy when hot or shiver when cold and much more stuff that make him quite life-like.

This first video is a compilation over first 3 days of Ilidian’s life, including the newborn and ‘social development’ stages. There is still going to be a juvenile stage, where he will learn to walk and to obey verbal commands and the mature stage.

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