The goal at Blue Frog Roboticsis to design and develop robots that are accessible to everyone and help people live easier and safer, and have fun. BUDDY is an affordable companion robot that assists people in daily life tasks, lets them stay connected to loved ones, entertains children, serves as a home monitor, and helps seniors and less mobile people lead more independent lives. Because BUDDY is built on an open-source technology platform, developers across the world can easily collaborate to build hardware and software for it.
Blue Frog Robotics demos its software development kit and how to create apps and skills that will make Buddy the companion robot smarter.
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Blue Frog Robotics has announced the pre-sale of 1,000 Buddy companion robots for $699, which is about 10 percent cheaper than the planned list price when Buddy ships in the fourth quarter of 2016.
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Buddy's design was inspired by Wall-E, R2D2 and babies. We take a look at what went into the companion robot's personality and how he engages with families.
Thanks to 3D vision and an enhance personality, Buddy the companion robot is going to be an even closer part of the family.
Blue Frog Robotics has launched a software development kit and developer program for its Buddy companion robot. Developers can make the open-source robot smarter by giving him new skills, content, and features.