Japanese Company Now Taking Orders For Actoids, Your Very Own Robotic Doppelganger

Ever wanted to be in two places at one time?  Now you can.  Sort of.  Japanese retail store operator Sogo & Seibu have announced they will be taking pre-orders beginning January for the Actoid, a life-size humanoid robot that will be made to look exactly like its owner. Unfortunately, the robots will be limited in function, so you can’t have then come to work pretending to be you.  However, you should be able to use them for  little more than […]

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