How does Paul the Robot work? Simply sit in front of him and then watch the mechanical hand doodle away. If you're not happy with the results, keep in mind that Paul the Robot's current incarnation can't actually see what he's drawing.
Implications - Though consumers are fascinated with technological progress, they are still hesitant to adapt new technologies if they cannot humanly interact with them. By incorporating purposeful design flaws, consumers develop an empathetic bond with creations like Paul the Robot. Corporations looking to introduce new technologies to the public would benefit from incorporating humanlike design qualities into their gadgets.