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Converge Reaches Finals of ANA Avatar XPRIZE

Judges recognize the world’s first haptic robotic system to transmit realistic touch feedback to an operator located anywhere in the world

Press Release   10/21/2021

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ANA XPRIZE Finals

Finalist Teams Selected in $10M ANA Avatar XPRIZE Competition

Caden Kinard   10/21/2021

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Collaborate to Innovate Awards

C2I 2020 Wildcard winner: Magic touch

Andrew Wade      2/2/2021

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Collaborate to Innovate Shortlist

Collaborate to Innovate 2020 awards shortlist announced

Jon Excell      11/6/2020

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The Road to Building an Avatar

Bringing it All to Realization  (27:21)

Kevin Kajitani, Rich Walker & Jeremy Fishel    10/1/2020

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The Robot Report

Tactile Telerobot brings human-like dexterity to robots

Oliver Mitchell      1/28/2020

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IEEE Spectrum

Converge Robotics Group Commercializing Immersive Telepresence

Evan Ackerman      1/14/2020

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Alley Watch

It Takes a Village to Deploy a Tactile Telerobot

Oliver Mitchell      1/14/2020

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Tom's Guide

Controlling these robotic arms was the coolest thing I did at CES 2020

Mike Prospero      1/12/2020

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All Nippon Airways (Podcast)

The Road to Building an Avatar: Bringing it all to Realization (0:27:23)

1/10/2020

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CNET (Photo Gallery)

The coolest (and weirdest) robots we've seen at CES 2020

Shelby Brown    1/9/2020

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Wall Street Journal (Video)

The Best of CES 2020, From S-Pods to Smart PJs

Katherine Bindley    1/8/2020

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Adam Savage's Tested (Video)

Using Haptic Gloves to Control an Amazing Telepresence Robot!

12/10/2019

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Forbes

Hands-On With The Tactile Telerobot At The Festo Experience Center​

Borislav Marinov      11/27/2019

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Amazon Re:MARS (Video)

Transmitting Touch and Dexterity with Tactile Telerobots

Jeremy Fishel    6/13/2019

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Eureka! Magazine (Video)

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos controls the world’s first touch-transmitting telerobotic hand at Amazon re:MARS tech showcase

6/13/2019

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Newsweek

Jeff Bezos Plays with Huge Robotic Hands and Calls them 'Weirdly Natural'

Jason Murdoch      6/9/2019

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Business Insider

Jeff Bezos took the controls of some 'weirdly natural' giant robot hands but could not solve the riddle of...

Isobel Asher Hamilton      6/7/2019

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Wired Magazine

How I Became a Robot in London - From 5,000 Miles Away

Matt Simon      3/1/2019