As the world’s first family robot, Jibo could set a new standard for future human-robot interaction. This robot can be many things to different people because it acts as an interactive companion, it provides you with helpfulness, intelligence, and personality to create unique experience with every member of your household.
Dr. Cynthia Breazeal is the person behind Jibo, it’s her vision of future social robotics and human-robot interaction which we can bring home for the first time every. As an associate professor of media arts and sciences at MIT, Dr. Breazeal directs the Personal Robots Group at the MIT Media Lab, she’s been having a vision to bring robots into our daily life and make technology more humanized where they can bring intelligence and utility into our home. Are you interested? You can pre-order this smart robot for $500.
Jibo offers a new way to interact with technology, it coordinates with, and nurtures those that matter most in your daily life. It’s personal and creates emotive engagement, unlike other gadgets that you might have in your home right now, this robot fits like one of the family members. Bring home Jibo, it’ll start learn everything about you, it can recognize voices, even different voices, and faces in your family. This robot’s personality and intelligence will come to life through various different skills that provide companionship to help you coordinate and manage daily tasks, it also helps you stay close to your loved one when you’re apart.
This robot can be a photographer, on-demand cameraman, ready at anytime. It takes cues like speech commands, face recognition, movement, or smile detection. It can also be a reminder and messenger, a hands-free helper. Jibo is going to be a fun companion, it puts a smile on your face and make your life better.