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This Robot is Terrible at Making Sandwiches
Simone Giertz' latest "shitty" robot is terrible at making sandwiches.
Household · Robot Appliances
Jibo SDK Demos Kitchen Assistant Skill
A developer demos the Jibo Kitchen Assistant skill to show how the social robot can help you become a master chef.
Household · Personal Robots · Family Robot
Jibo Shouldn’t be Given up on Just Yet
If Jibo fails, it won't be because of shipping delays or cancellation of international orders. It'll be because it didn't live up to the hype it promised at the start.
Household · Personal Robots · Family Robot
Robots Will Soon be Master Sushi Chefs
Watch this sushi robot make nigiri, a traditional type of sushi in which a piece of raw fish sits on rice.
Household · Robot Appliances
Hacked Roomba is the World’s Fastest Robot Vacuum
Most robot vacuums take a while to clean your house. Not this one.
Household · Cleaning Robots · Robot Vacuums
Amazon Echo: Virtual Assistant or Government Spy?
Even if Amazon Echo is secure, many IoT devices are not. Some security experts are concerned about hacking, government access and who exactly is receiving all this consumer data.
Household · Personal Robots · Family Robot
Jibo Won’t Ship Outside US, Canada
The social robot Jibo won't be available outside the US and Canada anytime soon due to "performance latency issues."
Household · Personal Robots · Family Robot
iRobot Roomba 960 vs. Roomba 980: Robot Vacuum Comparison
iRobot's Roomba 960 robot vacuum is a cheaper version of the Roomba 980 that launched earlier this year. Here's a comparison of the two robot vacuums.
Household · Cleaning Robots · Robot Vacuums
Pepper Robot Goes to Work in US
Softbank's Pepper robot will greet customers at the b8ta retail store in Palo Alto, Calif. from August 11-18 as the humanoid robot gears up for its launch in the United States.
Household · Personal Robots · Family Robot
Dyson 360 Eye Robot Vacuum Doesn’t Faze iRobot
The Dyson 360 Eye robot vacuum goes on sale in the United States on August 1, 2016 for $999. iRobot, which has dominated the robot vacuum market since 2002, isn't worried about the stiff competition.
Household · Cleaning Robots · Robot Vacuums
Buddy Companion Robot SDK: Hands On
Blue Frog Robotics demos its software development kit and how to create apps and skills that will make Buddy the companion robot smarter.
Household · Personal Robots · Family Robot
Pepper Robot Goes on Sale in Taiwan
Businesses in Taiwan can now lease Softbank's Pepper robot for two years at $836.67 per month. Does Pepper's arrival in Taiwan mean a US launch is imminent?
Household · Personal Robots
Jibo Preparing New Pre-sale of Social Robot
Jibo sent an email asking people to confirm their spot on a pre-order waitlist, which gives those on the list the first opportunity to pre-order the social robot.
Household · Personal Robots · Family Robot
BratWurst Bot Grills Sausages Better Than You
BratWurst Bot autonomously grills Sausages, scheduling the grill time, delivery and ensuring good taste. All software is based on ROS.
Household
iRobot Enlists Amazon Web Services for Connected Robots
Amazon Web Services will allow iRobot to provide customers with more powerful applications that process, analyze, and act on IoT data.
Household · Cleaning Robots · Robot Vacuums

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