The 'CHiPK9' Robot Dog is Programmed to Offer Loyalty and Affection

By: Michael Hemsworth - Feb 1, 2016
References: chipk9 & thegadgetflow
The pet industry is a multi-billion-dollar market, but as consumer lifestyles become more busy, some are looking for products like the 'CHiPK9' robot pet to offer on-demand affection. Working with the accompanying wristband, the 'CHiPK9' will recognize who the owner is depending on who's wearing the bracelet and respond accordingly.

The 'CHiPK9' robotic dog is fully trainable and responds to gestures and commands according to how users interact with it. Ideal for children, the 'CHiPK9' robot pet is a great way to teach responsibility without having to worry about safety, costly vet bills or food expenses.

Currently available for preorder, the 'CHiPK9' robot dog is an example of the enhanced digitization of consumer culture. As consumers look to technology more and more for entertainment and affection, products like the 'CHiPK9' will offer an interactive, intuitive experience to satisfy this need.