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Video: Double Robotics Gives Telecommuters a Virtual Office Presence

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Elizabeth M
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Re: Virtual employees vs virtual RNs?
Elizabeth M   2/10/2014 4:49:12 AM
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By the way, Ann, thanks also for passing this idea along to me! I think I saw something about it last year but didn't obviously cover the story then. It was a fun one to write about and is quite interesting.

Elizabeth M
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Elizabeth M   2/10/2014 4:44:43 AM
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Yes, Ann, it is similar, and I think hospitals are begining to use Double for medical presence as well. I can see your point about it being humorous in an office setting, but also quite handy! I wonder how many in-office jokes there are about the Doubles being used. ;)

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Great tool for the politicians.
Pubudu   2/9/2014 4:32:25 AM
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Elizabeth it's a great way of using the technology Thanks for sharing.


When I reading this, First thing that comes to my mind is that this is a great tool for the politicians, cause that by using this all the ground works can be ignored for the politics meetings such as checking security, Road blocking.............. Which is a hell of a mess for the public.

Ann R. Thryft
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Virtual employees vs virtual RNs?
Ann R. Thryft   2/7/2014 11:45:45 AM
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This looks like some of the medical telepresence robots you've reported on, Liz. Somehow, in the context of an office, it seems more humorous.

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