You can control the Rovio robot over the Web or set it to patrol your home autonomously. Video from the robot’s camera can be relayed anywhere in the world, and you can even carry on a two-way conversation with anyone near the robot, using its built-in speaker and microphone.
Courtesy of WowWee
Other products in this section:
The AI revolution is here. Will you lead or follow?
Join us at EmTech Digital 2019.
Your next doctor’s appointment might be with an AI
A new wave of chatbots are replacing physicians and providing frontline medical advice—but are they as good as the real thing?
Why we can’t quit the QWERTY keyboard
We’ve been using it to type for 144 years. Here’s why it works, and what it would take for us to give it up.
Neural networks don’t understand what optical illusions are
Machine-vision systems can match humans at recognizing faces and can even create realistic synthetic faces. But researchers have discovered that the same systems cannot recognize optical illusions, which means they also can’t create new ones.