Our second INSIDER story today highlighted William Grover and his UC Riverside team’s efforts to swap electronics with air.

If we can replace this electronic control hardware with air-powered hardware, the whole robot becomes simpler and cheaper and safer because it all runs on the same power, air power,” Grover told Tech Briefs. “I think that can be a game-changer in finally getting soft robotic technology into our day-to-day lives.

 What do you think? Will ‘Air Power’ Boost the Use of Soft Robots?

What do you think?

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