The Georgia Institute of Technology says a computer vision system that monitors the movements of honeybees could help in the development of biologically-based robots and computer systems. Formulation of biological behavioral models could help in the creation of robots that can be used by law enforcement agencies by interacting with humans in crowds. To find out more information, visit the George Tech BORG Lab's website at http://borg.cc.gatech.edu.
The Beam Store from Suitable Technologies is managed by remote workers from places as diverse as New York and Sydney, Australia. Employees attend to store visitors through Beam Smart Presence Systems (SPSs) from the company. The systems combine mobility and video conferencing and allow people to communicate directly from a remote location via a screen as well as move around as if they are actually in the room.
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