There were an estimated 3, 540, 000 service robots in use in 2006, compared with an estimated 950, 000 industrial robots. ... the introduction of robotic vacuum cleaners (most notably Roomba from iRobot, but also Trilobite from Electrolux) that is priced at about 200+ dollars. ... In 2006 Sharp claimed that it has developed a humanoid robot that clears dishes from the table and puts them into a dishwasher.
|Title||:||Introduction to AI – An Intelligent Approach|
|Author||:||Kaushik Velusamy, Deepthi Venkitaramanan, Shriram K Vasudevan|