Flying Robot: The Future’s Running Companion

A new technology is on its way for those who are looking for a continuslouy-available and reliale running companion.Check out this video and you’ll see how inventor Chad Toprak and his team members at Exertion Games Lab in Melbourne, Australia are designing this modified Parrot AR.Drone quadcopter.

According to Mashable: “The Joggobot stays oriented by recognizing special graphics on the runner’s shirt, and can be programmed to either synchronize its speed and position with the jogger, or fly ahead at a predetermined speed, making the jogger catch up.”

Source: Mashable and TheAge.com.au