HUBO, has been developed by a group of south korean researchers of the korea advanced institute of science and technology (KAIST). according to the leader of the HUBO research group, professor oh, joon-ho (far L), research group has spent 3 years and about 1 million dollars to develop the robot. the robot has voice recognition and synthesis faculties, as well as perfect vision in which its two eyes move independently of one another. HUBO can move five fingers. via chosun