The Jibo Family Robot Makes the Ordinary Household Hi-Tech

By: Laura McQuarrie - Sep 16, 2014
References: myjibo & mashable
Jibo is a smart and friendly family robot that's like having your very own Rosie from The Jetsons at home. The bot designed by Dr. Cynthia Breazeal is designed to perform a range of tasks, equipped to do everything from video calling to serving as a personal assistant. As well as being able to communicate with others, you can also speak directly to Jibo from anywhere inside a room, since the clever robot it able to pick up your voice quite naturally with its microphones.

Just like any good robot, this AI being is able to learn and adapt based on how you make use of Jibo. As well as being able to easily communicate with Jibo, the bot is also capable of reading storybooks and bringing them to life with a series of charming animated movements, making this bot something family members of all ages can enjoy.