COMAN stays on its feet despite being pushed around by its human masters

We’ve seen robots optimized for stability before, but where, for example, Dr. Guero’s modified Kondo KHR-3HV could withstand the odd gentle prod with a finger, the Italian Institute of Technology’s COMAN is apparently made of sterner stuff, remaining vertical in the face of rather more determined jostling thanks to its sensor-equipped motorized joints.Being a sensing, autonomous machine, COMAN is a robot in the truest sense of the word. Despite its apparent state of headlessness, the…

"COMAN stays on its feet despite being pushed around by its human masters"