This robot arm’s AI thinks like we do about how to grab something

 Robots are great at doing things they’ve been shown how to do, but when presented with a novel problem, such as an unfamiliar shape that needs to be gripped, they tend to choke. AI is helping there in the form of systems like Dex-Net, which uses deep learning let a robotic arm improvise an effective grip for objects it’s never seen before. The basic idea behind the system is… Read More

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