Meet JIBO, The World’s First Family Robot

Jibo

JIBO is an Indiegogo project, with plans to ship their “Family Robot” in late 2015.  There were a wide variety of reactions to the video when we watched it in class.   What do you think?  Cool or creepy?

http://www.myjibo.com/

Of course, some skepticism might be warranted, as noted in this GeekWire article:

Reasons To Be Skeptical of Jibo, the Overly Cute Robo-Servant