Nexi robot helps Northeastern University track effects of shifty body language (video)
Engadget - 09/18/2012
MIT’s Nexi robot has been teaching us about social interaction for years, and has even done a stint with the US Navy. Its latest role, however, involved studying those moments when society falls apart. Northeastern University researchers made Nexi the key ingredient of an experiment where subjects were asked to play a Prisoner’s Dilemma-style game immediately after a conversation, whether it was with a human or a machine.