What’s the legacy of Rethink Robotics?

Baxter – Rethink Robotics With the recent demise of Rethink Robotics, there were dozens of testimonials that the company revolutionized industrial robotics and kickstarted the collaborative robotics trend. There is no doubt that Baxter and Sawyer were truly innovative and more sophisticated than the average industrial robot. They were also …

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Learning acrobatics by watching YouTube

By Xue Bin (Jason) Peng and Angjoo Kanazawa Whether it’s everyday tasks like washing our hands or stunning feats of acrobatic prowess, humans are able to learn an incredible array of skills by watching other humans. With the proliferation of publicly available video data from sources like YouTube, it is …

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