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A ping pong robot unveiled at Japan tech fair


A ping pong playing robot, a flying origami bird and a mirror that some might find a little too honest for comfort are on display at a huge tech show in Japan.

Added on the 07/10/2015 14:31:36 - Copyright : AFP EN

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