Robots are going to play even bigger roles in our lives in the upcoming years. They will assist you get things done around your home. Take the JIBO robot for instance. This is a small, cute robot that can take pictures, serve as your personal assistant, educate your children, and even connect to your home. JIBO has two high resolution cameras to recognize and track faces, capture photos, and enable video calling. Its microphones allow it to process natural language. JIBO is pretty smart too. Its AI algorithms learn from you, so the robot can serve you better.
JIBO can speak to you to remind you of the things you need to be doing. It communicates using emotive cues. JIBO has 2 premium speakers, full body touch sensors, and WiFi & Bluetooth. Its system is Linux-based. Developers can develop new tricks for the robot. JIBO’s iOS/Android app lets you connect it to your mobile device. The developers are offering some amazing deals on this on Indiegogo, but you have to support the project early.