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2014-02-07 23:00:10

New companion for dementia patients may provide an alternative to some medications, say experts at ABC Senior Advisors in Tucson, Arizona. Tucson, AZ (PRWEB) February 08, 2014 ABC Senior Placement Advisors works to provide families with relevant and reliable information so that they can make informed decisions when choosing the right senior living facility for themselves or loved ones. However, beyond finding the right facility, ABC is dedicated to being a complete resource for any and...

2009-11-04 18:05:00

CHICAGO, Nov. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- PARO Robots U.S. Inc. and the Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) have announced that order fulfillment and delivery of the therapeutic robot PARO will begin in the United States on December 1, 2009, from its sales and distribution office in Itasca, Illinois. The company will take orders from individuals and institutions by phone, fax, and email beginning November 16, 2009. This follows receipt of Class II exempt pre-marketing notification from the...

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2009-08-03 11:14:59

Robots took to the main stage at this year's Campus Party in Spain, where they showcased a variety of new skills aimed at helping humans who have trouble living on their own. "I am thrilled to be at the Campus Party!" said Nao, a two-foot robot developed by Aldebaran Robotics. Nao showed off his dancing skills by moving to the rhythm of Michael Jackson's "Billie Jean". But Nao has other, more practical skills, including his ability to recognize voices and faces as well as take direction to...


Word of the Day
mundungus
  • A stinking tobacco.
  • Offal; waste animal product; organic matter unfit for consumption.
This word comes from the Spanish 'mondongo,' tripe, entrails.