back to article University, Nvidia team teaches robots to get a grip with OpenAI's CLIP

Robots powered by neural networks are frustratingly brittle. They need to see numerous demonstrations of a specific task in simulation before they can begin to execute the same actions in the physical world. A new technique, however, promises to speed up the process. The researchers – from the University of Washington in the …

  1. HildyJ Silver badge
    Boffin

    Downsides

    As a concept and as an initial lab demonstration, this seems to have promise.

    But reading all the 'downsides' they really should have called it GRIP.

    At this stage I can't help but think of Clippy.

  2. Tom Chiverton 1 Silver badge

    Old is new again

    Sounds like https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/SHRDLU is back in business

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