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Housewives or technophiles?: understanding domestic robot owners
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008-03)
Despite the growing body of Human-Robot Interaction (HRI) research focused on domestic robots, surprisingly little is known about the demographic profile of robot owners and their influence on usage patterns. In this paper, ...
My roomba is rambo: Intimate home appliances
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007-09)
Robots have entered our domestic lives, but yet, little is known about their impact on the home. This paper takes steps towards addressing this omission, by reporting results from an empirical study of iRobot’s Roomba™, a ...