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Tech Tuesday: Amazon HQ2, social robots

Visitors interact with the mobile, dexterous, social (MDS) robot Octavia at the Office of Naval Research (ONR) exhibit during Fleet Week New York 2010.
John F. Williams
United States Navy

Columbus is still in the running for Amazon's second headquarters, but the ranks could be pared soon. 


The city has offered the online retail giant a 15-year property tax abatement and a 15-year, 35 percent income-tax refund on withholdings from new full-time employees at Amazon's headquarters.


Today on Tech Tuesday, we consider the chances for Columbus. And we talk about the future of so-called social robots in our homes. 




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