Texai Remote Presence System
Texai is a remote presence system prototype developed at Willow Garage. Based on extraordinary interest in Texai, Suitable Technologies, Inc. was spun out of Willow Garage to bring the technology to market. The resulting Beam product was launched in November, 2012.
Suitable Technologies delivers the promise of Texai with Beam:
This video, published by the New York Times, provides a good introduction to Texai: