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IBM Transforming Eldercare with Artificial Intelligence, Robots and the Internet of Things

  • IBM Transforming Eldercare with Artificial Intelligence, Robots and the Internet of Things

    IBM Transforming Eldercare with Artificial Intelligence, Robots and the Internet of Things

    Date added: 08 Dec 2016

    George Chen, a Rice University PhD student, has his heart and respiratory rates measured by a prototype Multi-Purpose Eldercare Robot Assistant (MERA), as IBM Research Staff Member Jinho Lee, left, observes during a demonstration at the IBM "Aging in Place" research environment in Austin, Texas. IBM and Rice University have collaborated to create a Watson-enabled robot designed to aid the elderly and caregivers. (Photo by Jack Plunkett/Feature Photo Service for IBM)