In the tradition of Garfield, Morris and that hat-wearing feline penned by Theodore Geisel (alias Dr. Seuss), comes the iCat from Philips.
The cute little yellow desktop robot stands about 15 inches high with movable eyebrows, eyes, eyelids, mouth and head.
The head has a camera inside that can recognize objects and faces. Each foot contains a microphone to record sounds, perform speech recognition and determine the direction of the sound source.
Finally, touch sensors and multicolor LEDs are installed … Read more