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DreamBots WheeMe

It’s all about sensory perception with this palm-sized massage robot…

DreamBots WheeMe

Image: Hugh Threlfall

June 22 2013
Jonathan Margolis

Massage is the most overrated pleasure I know. It’s great while it’s going on, but, for me, has zero effect once it ends. With this wonderfully silly robot massager, even the massage isn’t satisfying – just irritating. This clever and not unamusing piece of technology aims to relieve tension by sending its squidgy wheels trundling across your back, but for me it’s just too small and puny to have any real effect.

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