Jibo Inc. announces that its adding veteran researcher Michael I. Jordan to its advisory board. Jordan has been ranked as the most influential computer science researcher by the Allen Institute for Artificial Intelligence, and carries the superlative of “the Michael Jordan of machine learning,” both literally and figuratively.
Google I/O announced its competitor to the Amazon Echo at the Google I/O 2016 developer conference in Mountain View, California. Google Home will run Google Assistant, the company’s improved version of their smartphone voice helper.
A high tech robot vacuum cleaner launched today is so complex it comes with a personal engineer to set it up.
For Sir James Dyson ’s latest smart appliance – yours for a wallet-busting £800 – needs a boffin to give big spenders a home demonstration and advice on how it works.
THE AMAZON ECHO is an unlikely hit. After all, the world’s largest online retailer hasn’t always won its bets on hardware. (RIP, Fire Phone.) And a gadget that relies solely on voice? Let’s just say Siri hasn’t inspired confidence.
Yet Amazon has by one estimate sold some 3 million of the squat cylinders since the Echo launched in November, 2014.
If you’ve ever dreamed of hanging out with R2-D2 and C3-PO, a Boston company has something you may be interested in.
Robot vacuums sound great. They do the vacuuming for you, saving time and hassle. But while plenty of people seem happy with their Roombas, but I decided to return mine.
Wearable technology has become one of the most dynamic — and crowded — categories of connected devices. We took a look at the some of the latest projects on Kickstarter.
Boston Dynamics, better known for the hulking robot brute known as ATLAS, has just revealed a considerably smaller creation that looks like a cross between a golden retriever and a baby giraffe.
The Amazon Echo is the first smart consumer electronics product since the smartphone that’s poised to become a daily habit for millions.
Blade Kotelly, VP of Design at Jibo, talks about what social robots will mean for the homes of the future, and how they might interact with you and your smart-home appliances in new and interesting ways.