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The robot gripper can grip a cable and slide it through from one end to the other. (Image Credit: MIT, CSAIL)   Up until now, you wouldn’t normally see robots gripping a USB cable and following it through from one end to the other like humans do when straightening it out. Researchers from MIT have developed a robot gripper that can determine the pose of a cable and follow it from one end to the other.   The robot gripper relies on GelSight, a vision-based tactile sensor, to pr ...