The latest iteration of NEC's partner droid could use third-party apps to help keep an eye over your home or distant relatives.
NEC's partner robot PaPeRo has been put to work as a cashier. Combined with NEC's Twinpos self-checkout system, the robot can look cute while taking your cash.
Qbot is a prototype home robot that can interact with its user and avoid obstacles. Developer Francisco Paz says it will be an open-source machine that will be cheap enough to garner many users.
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Well, more like soccer players. Still, the Eco-drive bots move "as long as there is light or until breaking," the watch maker says.
Another handset allows direct and easy posting of videos and photos directly from the phone.