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May
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2017
Pepper a peek into the future of social robotics

Pepper a peek into the future of social robotics

May 18, 2017

It may be petite, but Pepper carries the future of robotics on its narrow shoulders. QUT is Australia’s first university to use Pepper specifically for a social robotics research platform, complementing the State Government’s strategy to explore the potential for humanoid robots.

Created by SoftBank Robotics, Pepper is the world’s first personal humanoid robot that can recognise emotions.