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CROWDBOT, an European Collaborative project enables robots to freely navigate and assist humans in crowded areas. - Today’s moving robots stop when a human, or any obstacle is too close, to avoid impact. This prevents robots from entering packed areas and effectively performing in a high dynamic environment. CROWDBOT aims to fill in the gap in knowledge on close interactions between robots and humans in motion.
How to install a language package and get speech recognition in new languages - As international talking robots, Pepper and NAO can access many languages for speech recognition, and its management is quite easy. This quick how-to explains how to set up new languages installing a language pack in a few simple steps.
How to do remotely control Pepper as a telepresence robot
Experimenting the flexible and efficient Android library on Pepper’s tablet - Light and flexible, Lottie is a popular mobile library to make 2D animations on Android devices such as Pepper’s tablet. Indeed, Pepper is not just a voice user interface, but the tablet animations are very helpful in improving the interactive efficiency of the robot. At SoftBank Robotics we already tried out Lottie and there is what we found.
Topic. A Topic is an object containing rules. Its header contains at least the name of the topic. Example Rule. A Rule associates a Human input (what the human says) with a relevant Robot output (what the robot answers). Delimiters, Special characters and Rule functions and properties allows you to create powerful rules, managing in one line lots of different cases. There are three type of rules: User rule, User subrule and Proposal. Human input. Human input is Part of a User rule or a User subrule delimited by parentheses and containing the message to be recognized by the robot. When the Human input matches, i.e.