Toyota says it will start selling a mug-sized robot called Kirobo Mini as a chatty companion for its human owners.
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An antidote to Japan’s rapidly falling birthrate may soon come in the unlikely form of a miniature robot. The Kirobo Mini was unveiled Monday by Toyota as part of the automaker’s Heart Project, which aims to provide a “cuddlesome” r...
Robots that can vacuum or clean your gutters might be practical, but they don’t offer much in the way of companionship. Not like Toyota’s cheery little Kirobo Mini bot. And when I say […]
Toyota’s pint-size robot, Kirobo, a combination of the Japanese word for hope and robot, can hold basic conversations while blinking its oversize eyes and wagging its limbs.
Toyota is making headlines with its latest creation, a four-inch tall robot called the Kirobo Mini which will go for sale with a price of 39,800 Yen which is just under $400. The Toyota Kirobo mini’s price is considered a good deal ...