A child-size humanoid bot with a face inspired by comics is being used to teach interaction skills to kids who may lack an instinctive understanding of social cues.
A friendly robot programmed to interact and educate kids with autism is officially launched into special-needs classrooms.
Florida roboticist builds Kate (Kids Avatar Teacher and Entertainer) to keep children of military personnel company while their parents are away. She can play, chat, and even smell smoke.
Imagine drawing your final breath in the sole company of a talking machine: "I am here to comfort you. You are not alone, you are with me."
This week on Crave we have woofers for your baby, woofers shaped like fans, eyelashes for your car, and bike lanes with power-ups. It's madness.
New monkey-faced robot playmate out of Korea will read stories, sing children's songs, teach words, and let parents watch their little ones from afar.