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Lovotics, the new science of human-robot love

ExtremeTech-Jun 30, 2011
By harnessing a new sphere of science called “lovotics”, Hooman Samani, an artificial intelligence researcher at the Social Robotics Lab at the ...
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Kissenger or 'kiss messenger' has motion-sensitive electronic 'lips' to ...

New York Daily News-Jul 24, 2012
This photograph taken on July 20, 2012 shows professor Hooman Samani, Research Fellow at the Interactive and Digital Media Institute ...
Long-distance kissing
Bangkok Post-Jul 23, 2012
Virtual lips for long-distance lovers
Free Malaysia Today-Jul 22, 2012

Hooman Samani On Kissing With Robots: How Machines Can Mimic ...

Huffington Post-Mar 13, 2013
Hooman Samani, a professor at Taiwan's National Taipei University, has developed the Kissenger robot, which “provides the convincing ...
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Scientists believe they've nailed the combination that could help ...

Quartz-Nov 16, 2016
Hooman Samani, a director of the Artificial Intelligence and Robotics Technology Laboratory at National Taipei University, Taiwan, built a ...
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Lovotics, an update on the science of human-robot love

ExtremeTech-Jan 30, 2012
Six months ago we introduced you to the work of Hooman Samani, a researcher who has spent the last few years investigating the sphere of ...
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“Kissenger”: lábios virtuais para os amores a distância

EXAME.com-Jul 23, 2012
Os lábios artificiais, feitos de silicone com detectores de movimento, garantem “as melhores sensações”, afirma seu criador, Hooman Samani, ...

'Kissenger' Allows You To Kiss Your Partner Long Distance, Explore ...

Huffington Post-Feb 2, 2012
Artificial intelligence researcher Hooman Samani would like to make your long distance relationship easier. Or if that fails, perhaps a robot will ...
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Kissenger – The Smartphone Accessory That Lets You Kiss over ...

odditycentral (blog)-Dec 28, 2016
Back in 2012, we wrote about the Kissenger, a solution created by Dr. HoomanSamani, Director of AIART Lab (Artificial Intelligence and ...
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''Kissenger'' : embrassez votre bien-aimé(e) à distance

Gentside-Jul 24, 2012
Le chercheur Hooman Samani, de l'Interactive and Digital Media Institute National de l'université de Singapour, présente le cupidon de ...
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Kissenger – The Long-Distance Kiss Messenger

odditycentral (blog)-Feb 4, 2012
Hooman Samani, an artificial intelligence researcher in Singapore, has developed a kiss-transmission robot messenger that can emulate and ...
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Robotic Kissing Mouth For Long-Distance Relationships ...

Huffington Post UK-Aug 3, 2012
Digital lip-locking could be the future of long-distance relationships, hopes Dr Hooman Samani of Lovotics, who has invented the world's first ...
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Weird Device Helps Long-Distance Lovers 'Teleport' Smooches

LiveScience.com-Oct 1, 2014
"It is mostly a symbolic romantic device," said Hooman Samani, author of the study and inventor of the Kissenger device. [5 Ways Love Affects ...
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"Kissenger" soll Fernbeziehungen aufpeppen

RP ONLINE-Nov 12, 2013
"Kissenger" vermittle ziemlich genau das Kussgefühl, sagte sein Erfinder Hooman Samani - der Professor für Rotobertechnik an der ...
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"Kissenger": labios virtuales para los amores a distancia

La Segunda-Jul 23, 2012
... hechos en silicona con detectores de movimiento, garantizan "las mejores sensaciones", asegura su creador Hooman Samani, profesor de ...
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Kissing robot Kissinger brings hope to couples apart

TNT Magazine-Feb 1, 2012
Hooman Samani's 'Kissinger' is the size and shape of a softball and has a pair of touch-sensitive lips that detect and copy how each partner ...
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Will robots ever love us back?

TNW-Jul 8, 2017
According to Hooman Aghaebrahimi Samani, Assistant Professor at ... of love can be traced back to our endocrine system,” says Samani.
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Spherical robotic pigs transfer kisses between long-distance lovers

Wired.co.uk-Feb 6, 2012
It's currently only in the prototype stage, but creator Hooman Samani from the National University of Singapore is looking to explore the idea of ...
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Asiático cria dispositivo que permite beijar na boca à distância

R7-Dec 27, 2016
Conforme o professor de Robótica da Universidade Nacional de Cingapura (NUS) e criador do Kissenger, Hooman Samani, o aparelho possui ...
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Sexbots with a “detrimental effect on society” should be banned, say ...

Ars Technica UK-Sep 15, 2015
As far back as 2011, I wrote a story about one researcher, Hooman Samani, who was working on lovotics—an emerging area of AI that deals in ...
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Kissenger, aparelho permite beijo na boca à distância através de ...

O POVO Online-Dec 23, 2016
O inventor do inusitado dispositivo é um pesquisador de Cingapura, Hooman Samani. Kissenger- Beijo a distância. Como usar. O aparelho ...
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Creepy Robot Will Be Your Kiss Messenger [VIDEO]

Mashable-Jul 20, 2012
Long distance relationships just got a little easier, or a little odder, depending on your feelings about a make-out session with "Kissinger.
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Ce robot Kissinger distribue des bisous

Gentside-Feb 4, 2012
C'est le chercheur singapourien, Hooman Samani, spécialisé dans l'intelligence artificielle qui a conçu ce petit appareil à bisous. "Le baiser est ...
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异地恋神器:智能手机壳让你和爱人“远距离接吻”

中国日报-Jan 12, 2017
Back in 2012, we wrote about the Kissenger, a solution created by Dr. HoomanSamani, Director of AIART Lab (Artificial Intelligence and ...

Gửi nụ hôn qua thiết bị điện tử

VNExpress-Oct 6, 2014
"Đây chủ yếu là một thiết bị mang tính biểu tượng lãng mạn", Hooman Samani, thành viên nhóm nghiên cứu của Đại học Đài Bắc, Đài Loan, ...
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Smartphone-Aufsatz für Küsse aus der Ferne

Futurezone-Dec 27, 2016
Schon 2012 hat Hooman Samani, ein Professor aus Singapur, einen Kissenger vorgestellt. Dieser Plastikkopf war aber nicht gänzlich portabel, ...
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Kissenger, le robot qui transmet les baisers

Tribune de Genève-Feb 8, 2012
Hooman Samani, le concepteur du Kissinger précise que son invention peut aussi servir à renforcer le renforcer le réalisme d'une relation ...
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Kuss-Roboter entwickelt: Liebesgrüße aus dem Netz

Augsburger Allgemeine-Jul 23, 2012
"Kissenger" vermittle ziemlich genau das echte Kussgefühl, sagte sein Erfinder Hooman Samani. Der Professor für Rotobertechnik an der ...
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'Silikon' Pengantar Sensasi Ciuman Mesra Bagi Pelaku LDR

CNN Indonesia-Dec 28, 2016
Dr Hooman Samani, direktur dari AIART Lab (Artificial Intelligence and Robotics Technology Laboratory) di Singapura menciptakan alat ...
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Vynašli prístroj na bozkávanie na diaľku: Kissenger!

Topky-Jul 24, 2012
Odborník na robotiku Hooman Samani z Národnej singapurskej univerzity vynašiel prístroj v tvare hlavy, ktorá má veľké silikónové pery citlivé ...
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遠距離跟愛人親親不是夢!用這手機就可以「啾」到對方

ETtoday-Jan 31, 2017
這款由新加坡AIART的工程師沙曼尼(Hooman Samani)研發的「Kissenger」跟一般的手機沒什麼兩樣,最大的差異就在那個大大的嘴唇,只要在那個 ...
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Diese bizarren Roboter-Lippen machen Fern-Knutschen möglich

TECHBOOK-Dec 23, 2016
Das erste Modell hatte Erfinder Dr. Hooman Samani bereits 2012 der Öffentlichkeit präsentiert. Mit dem Kissenger soll die digitale Liebe Einzug ...
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Kissenger, dispozitivul de sarutat la distanta, pentru indragostiti

Ziare.com-Jul 24, 2012
"E un mijloc de a imbunatati comunicarea dintre oameni", explica creatorul sau, Hooman Samani pentru AFP. Esti pasionat de cumparaturile ...
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Kissenger: A device that lets you kiss him from across the globe

SheKnows.com-Mar 28, 2014
Dr. Hooman Samani conjectured this concept out of the National University of Singapore. The first prototype made waves (get it?) in the media.
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Kissenger - accesoriul pentru smartphone care îţi permite să te ...

go4it.ro-Dec 28, 2016
Dispozitivul este bazat pe un concept din 2012 al lui Dr. Hooman Samani, directorul AIART Lab (Artificial Intelligence and Robotics Technology ...
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Kissenger : osez les web-bisous !

Les Numériques-Jul 26, 2012
Hooman Samani, professeur de robotique à l'Université nationale de Singapour (NUS) qui aime être qualifié de spécialiste en « lovotics ...
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Sabe aquele seu namoro a distância? Ele acaba de ganhar um ...

Nerd Site (liberação de imprensa) (Blogue)-Jan 30, 2017
Olha a tecnologia a favor dos amantes que estão separados pela distância. Um pesquisador, chamado Hooman Samani, de Cingapura, ...
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Son teknolojik icat: Öpüşmatik

Ensonhaber-Jul 24, 2012
Kissenger'ın mucidi Hooman Samani, AFP'ye yaptığı açıklamada, "Bu cihaz insanlar arasında iletişimi sağlamak için kullanılabilir" dedi.

Robot-Human Interaction: Will We Bond With Bots In The Future ...

Huffington Post-Apr 19, 2013
We often think of robots as merely assembly-line tools meant for physical labor. But they're capable of much more than that: like companionship ...
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En manque d'amour? Voici le robot à bisous (vidéo)

7sur7-Feb 1, 2012
Hooman Samani a expliqué que son invention servait à combler l'écart physique entre deux personnes ou plus... Un système qui peut ...
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Kissing Robot Lets Users Smooch Their Lover Long Distance

PSFK-Jul 25, 2012
Professor Hooman Samani of the National University of Singapore's project called “Kissenger” – short for “Kiss Messenger” – takes long ...
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新加坡开发出接吻机器人能模拟与伴侣接吻感觉(图)

国际在线-Feb 2, 2012
研究员胡曼·萨曼尼(Hooman Samani)说,除了可以解决异地情侣之间的身体接触需要外,这款装置还可以与虚拟世界相连,增加新的游戏维度。

Kissenger : Le robot insolite pour s'embrasser en ligne

meltyBuzz-Feb 8, 2012
L'idée est venue d'un chercheur travaillant sur l'intelligence artificielle du nom de Hooman Samani. Fini la barrière virtuelle des outils de ...
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Kissinger, i maialini per baciarsi a distanza

Linkiesta.it (Blog)-Mar 4, 2012
... tranquillità, presentati qualche settimana fa proprio qui su Linkiesta – e precisamente da un ricercatore universitario, tale Hooman Samani.
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Kissenger: El accesorio que te permitirá besar a tu pareja a distancia

Tecnología 21-Dec 29, 2016
Se trata de Kissenger, un extraño accesorio creado por el Dr. Hooman Samani, director de AIART Lab (Laboratorio de Inteligencia Artificial y ...
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Un chercheur veut enseigner l'amour aux robots

Numerama-Jul 5, 2011
Hooman Samani consacre en effet son temps à développer la relation humain – robot. Le chercheur s'emploie en particulier à enseigner le ...
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Das Netz lernt Küssen

ZEIT ONLINE-Sep 8, 2012
Bislang brauchte man zum Küssen zwei Körper. Doch was tun, wenn der Freund oder die Freundin in Tokio sitzt? Dafür gibt's nun den ...
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Conheça os Lovotics, os robôs que amam

Galileu-Jul 4, 2011
Depois de onze grandes estudos sobre inteligência artificial, o pesquisador Hooman Samani desenvolveu uma simulação dos sistemas emocionais e ...
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Roboter: Wie man Maschinen beibringt, Emotionen zu zeigen

Profil.at-May 16, 2014
Das sieht auch Hooman Samani von der Nationalen Taipei-Universität in Taiwan so, obwohl er 2012 das Forschungsfeld „Lovotics“ – eine ...
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Kissenger« ermöglicht Fern-Küsse per Internet

Computer Reseller News-Aug 10, 2012
Ein untragbarer Zustand, wie sich auch der Forscher Dr. Hooman Samani aus Singapur dachte. Samani ist einer der Begründer der ...
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Kissinger: la máquina que permite besar a kilómetros de distancia

Gonzoo-Dec 26, 2016
Hooman Samani, el autor del estudio e inventor del dispositivo Kissinger, dijo que es "sobre todo un dispositivo romántico simbólico". Por muy revolucionario ...
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Pesquisador cria robô que dá beijo na boca

Galileu-Feb 6, 2012
O pesquisador Hooman Aghaebrahimi Samani, da Universidade Nacional de Cingapura, teve uma ideia bastante inusitada para terminar com ...
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The next stage of human-robot love: Meet Meka's anime robot girl

ExtremeTech-Oct 12, 2011
... models created by Hooman Samani, and implement them in Meka's humanoid robots. Before you know it, we could be eschewing biological, ...
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Pesquisadores pervertidos kibam Big Bang Theory e inventam ...

Meio Bit-Jul 20, 2012
O troço foi criado por Hooman Samani, de Singapura, que é uma espécie de Japão com um detalhe a mais (não pergunte sobre o detalhe). O pervo em ...
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Gửi nụ hôn cho người yêu ở xa bằng... ứng dụng smartphone

Đài Truyền Hình Việt Nam-Feb 13, 2017
Anh Hooman Samani, nhà phát minh Kissenger, cho biết: "Phản ứng của người dùng châu Á rất tích cực, phần lớn vì họ thường xuyên có các ...
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Wissenschaftler wollen Roboter menschlich machen

Badische Zeitung-Jun 20, 2014
Hooman Samani von der Taipei Universität in Taiwanso hat zum Beispiel das Forschungsfeld "Lovotics" – eine Kombination aus "Love" und ...
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Kissenger: el dispositivo para "transmitir" besos a distancia

Contexto-Dec 27, 2016
Es capaz de captar la posición, presión y duración a la hora de enviar un beso y reproducir el mismo movimiento en el receptor que tiene el ...
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Cybersex-toys story

Libération-Aug 25, 2013
Cette technologie rappelle celle, plus platonique, inventée par Hooman Samani, un docteur en robotique de Singapour spécialisé dans les ...

China's 'Virtual Girlfriend Service' Isn't As Seedy As It Sounds

Huffington Post UK-Sep 2, 2014
If you're single and ready to mingle but unable or unwilling to forge a romantic relationship with another human being, then a 'virtual girlfriend' ...
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Robotlar da Bir Gün İnsanlar Gibi Sevebilecekler mi?

Webtekno-Jul 8, 2017
Ulusal Taipei Robotik Üniversitesi'nde doçent olan Hooman Aghaebrahimi Samani ve Elham Saadatian'a göre bu fark sadece kimyasal bir ...
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Dengan Alat Ini Bisa Rasakan Ciuman Jarak Jauh

SINDOnews.com (Siaran Pers)-Dec 20, 2016
Baru-baru ini, Hooman Samani, seorang ilmuwan robotik asal Singapura, mencoba membuat alat serupa namun dengan bentuk yang lebih ...
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Robots sexuales: en dos años ya estarían a la venta

Misiones OnLine-Jun 22, 2015
Para que esto se dé naturalmente –según la teoría de Hooman Samani, profesor de la Universidad Nacional de Taipei en Taiwan– será ...
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부산에 여자친구 둔 서울 남성, 뽀뽀하는 기막힌 방법에 '깜짝'

조선일보-Jul 23, 2012
미국 허핑턴포스트에 따르면 싱가포르의 로봇공학 교수 후만 사마니(HoomanSamani) 박사는 '장거리 연애 커플'도 서로 애정을 확인할 수 있도록 ...
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El robot del amor: besos a larga distancia

La Razón-Feb 27, 2012
... de robots, "Lovotics", es el investigador en la Universidad Nacional de Singapur y especializado en inteligencia artificial Hooman Samani.
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離れている相手とキスの感触を楽しめる、スマホ用デバイス「キッシンジャー」

エキサイトニュース-Jan 6, 2017
今を遡ること2012年、その方法を考案したのが、シンガポールのAIART研究所所長フーマン・サマニ(Hooman Samani)博士である。 博士が考案した ...
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Crean robot Kissenger para transferir besos por Internet

Geekets-Feb 10, 2012
El dispositivo Kissenger para transferir besos virtuales fue creado por HoomanSamani, un investigador especializado en inteligencia artificial ...

Five Reasons I Love My Virtual Husband

Huffington Post UK (blog)-Jan 30, 2013
Cuddles, comforting smiles and dinners-ready-when-you-get-home aside, losing your partner to another time zone can have its benefits.
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巧克力弱爆了情人节新奇礼物大搜罗

新浪网-Feb 13, 2012
... [中关村在线家电频道原创]2.14,一年一度的西洋情人节如约而至,虽然20啷当岁的笔者至今仍是悲催的单身,但工作需要,还是得怀着羡慕嫉妒恨 ...
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Kissinger, Boneka Ciuman Untuk LDR

KapanLagi.com-Jul 16, 2012
... pasangan LDR dan hanya 'begitu saja' teknologi memanjakan, seorang ilmuwan asal Singapura, Hooman Samani, membuat robot ciuman ...
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Le jour où mon robot m'aimera

L'ADN-Feb 14, 2017
Par exemple, un transmetteur de baisers inventé par Hooman Samani, professeur d'Université à Taïwan et directeur d'un laboratoire de ...
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"Kissenger", Gadget yang Bikin Pasangan LDR Bisa Ciuman

Suara.com-Dec 22, 2016
Suara.com - Aplikasi seperti FaceTime, Snapchat dan Skype sering digunakan pasangan yang menjalani hubungan jarak jauh (LDR) untuk ...
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Kissinger, il robot che trasmette i baci a distanza

NextMe-Apr 16, 2013
È quello ideato dal taiwanese Hooman Samani, professore alla National University of Taipei. Kissinger – questo il nome del robot – trasmette ...
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Kissenger : un simulateur de baisers pour les amoureux éloignés

Hitek.fr-Jan 29, 2014
Selon Hooman Samani, professeur de robotique à l'Université nationale de Singapour (NUS) et créateur du projet, ces lèvres d'un nouveau ...
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Tazza porta iPhone per mangiare in compagnia, virtuale [FOTO e ...

Tecnocino.it-Feb 8, 2012
In buona sostanza, il buon Hooman Samani realizzato Kissenger per la società Lovotics sfruttando lo stesso principio della chat o di una ...
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Kissenger: Dispositivo para besar por Internet

Tecnología 21-Dec 21, 2012
El profesor Hooman Samani de la Universidad Nacional de Singapur (NUS), asegura que el dispositivo 'Es extraordinario, incluso las parejas ...

Top 5 : les gadgets japonais WTF

Le Journal du Geek-Apr 10, 2013
Contraction de « Kiss » et « Messenger », l'invention de Hooman Samani créée en partenariat avec l'université Keio, à Tokyo, permet ...

Amour

Maxisciences-Sep 21, 2008
Selon une nouvelle étude américaine, les époux présentant des taux de sucre bas seraient plus agressifs et davantage en colère. Une humeur qui favoriserait ...
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Cybersexualité : à quand l'amour avec des robots ?

Terrafemina-Apr 16, 2013
Voilà sans doute pourquoi, Hooman Samani, chercheur en robotique à l'université de Singapour ne cherche pas à « humaniser » les robots, ...
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L'Objet Geek du Week End : le Kissenger

Maxisciences-Jul 28, 2012
Pour son concepteur, Hooman Samani, professeur de robotique à l'Université nationale de Singapour, les relations virtuelles démultipliées par ...
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Những nụ hôn quyến luyến và điên cuồng nhất thế giới

XãLuận.com tin tức việt nam 24h cập nhật-Feb 15, 2012
Loại robot có tên gọi Kissenger (do Hooman Samani người Singapore thiết kế) được thiết kế nhỏ gọn, nằm vừa trong lòng bàn tay để bạn có ...
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Kissinger, le labbra virtuali per baciarsi a distanza via web

Informazione libera net1news-Jul 24, 2012
Questa labbra artificiali secondo quanto affermato dal progettista Hooman Samani, attuale docente di robotica presso un' Università di ...
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Trans-ancestry genome-wide association study identifies 12 genetic ...

Nature.com-Sep 21, 2015
We carried out a trans-ancestry genome-wide association and replication study of blood pressure phenotypes among up to 320,251 individuals of East Asian, ...
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Những sản phẩm hữu ích độc lạ nhất thế giới

Tiền Phong-Jan 24, 2017
Năm 2012, TS Hooman Samani, Giám đốc Phòng thí nghiệm công nghệ robot và trí thông minh nhân tạo ở Singapore, đưa ra ý tưởng về 2 ...
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La doudoune qui gonfle à vue de «like»

Libération-Oct 9, 2012
Hooman Samani, professeur de robotique à l'université de Singapour, a lui inventé le Kissenger, un robot à lèvres pour s'embrasser à distance ...