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Jibo | Family Robot

Domestic robots have been attempted before, but they are all to complex and expensive. Until now, meet Jibo, an affordable smart device known as the worldīs first family robot. Jibo comes with several intelligent skills, it can recognize faces and track each member of your household, politely reminding you of important tasks and events, it can capture photos and video on demand and enables immersive video calling. Jibo features artificial intelligence and communicates using natural social and emotive cues, and learns your preferences to adapt and fit into your life. watch the video to better understand Jiboīs potential.

Jibo is currently running a successful indigogo campaign, you can help fund it and pre-order your friendly robot here.




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BEELINE

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