Summary: The operational scope of robots will expand, humans and machines will work more closely, e.g. in hotels, households and in human mobility. Researchers in Salzburg, Austria, observe how these relationships can function and the appearance robots need to have to be fully accepted and not perceived as dangerous or embarassing.
Author: Ursula Kastler, Salzburger Nachrichten
Original Title: Ich Roboter, du Mensch
Language of Article: German
Publishing date: 2016, February 1