Robot Reality: Eight Ways Robots May Change Your Life

Saturday, 13 Apr 2013 | 1:39 PM ET

From medicine to entertainment, robots will eventually impact industries across the board and in doing so the intelligent machines will bridge the digital-physical divide.

While a lot of negative attention on how robots may hurt employment, there are a number of positive ways robots could impact humans.

Check out the slideshow to see how robots may change your life in the future.


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