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President Obama Hangs Out With Robotic Giraffe At White House

President Obama hosts the first ever White House Maker Faire, featuring 30 exhibits from students and entrepreneurs.
2:42 | 06/18/14

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-- -- -- Or direct -- -- yes this is Russell -- picture out. Russell is actually my program is actually inside this machine he's -- -- bit differently. -- -- -- -- That it didn't payment to time but we went ahead and put his -- and -- so. You come over here to play in -- profit had a pretty significantly and do what has vehicle these electric absences in the Google's beds they'll talk to -- And this is the part of the project immigrant children just completely insane because they get to touch it they get if you think it's an act with the here -- to get his nose of heading here. Those little things -- They could keep trying good good hit him hit him again here delta. Ebola and that's the voice of Russell and -- it doesn't -- as governor Bruce Jackson yes he does. Yeah okay -- gonna look around -- for a couple seconds he's running his own artificial intelligence program. Everything on board at all hand made every last thing that you see here a while but all this together myself from -- to the pertinent -- Pollsters they have yet to take the other -- by. And what we did is we took a small little plastic toys. And we did all the engineering to make it much much larger -- -- about 2000 pounds of steel now this machine actually does want for those legs. And we -- like the darling of fertility. -- we've become the official mascot of the maker here. -- -- -- Wow. As a child my mother would bring home motors and electronics and things to me breakfast that's how we but I also took the telephone -- And I got a lot of cousin who has always it's always -- that you know always and that tinkering here and then. When did you get there you. We're. We -- we don't like to go out to festivals like burning of the right like that we wanted to find -- just had to run around on Iraq and have a good time. But as soon as we built it. -- the reaction. -- more than -- -- special concert -- -- right obviously we assisting carry up to about thirty people plus yeah yeah we can actually get up there and try to write it makes errors in the service about let us you know I don't think so you know I would love to give -- an older -- -- beverage -- -- yeah they're good. His good side. That's a pretty well he thank you so much for -- -- had a rough weather -- -- all of them but it.

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