Take a look around, and you’ll notice that the number of options we have to communicate with one another is growing year after year. Just think about the abundance of chat app options there are.
But as far as we’ve come in closing the physical gaps that separate us from close friends and family, there are still obstacles that stand in our way as we use these newer forms of communication. There’s the tech savviness factor to consider, especially when trying to communicate virtually with older adults. There’s also the inconvenience factor of having to hold or carry around a device as you try to carry on a normal conversation.
California startup OhmniLabs has developed a solution to the problem, and it comes in the form of a home robot.