Cozmo is just a toy, but it knows my face and, perhaps more importantly, me.
Every time I let the new robot toy from Anki connect to my iPhone and roll off its dock, it swivels its block-like head up to me, its pair of LED eyes forming into the semblance of a smile, and it says my name “Laaaance.”
We have a connection.
That is, at least partly, the point of Cozmo.
The San Francisco startup’s palm-size toy robot, which will go on sale in October, can recognize faces, play games and express a range of emotions.
Anki's robot toy, Cozmo, brings Pixar-style animation to physical tech and character interactions to toys unlike anything I've seen before.
Most people recognize Anki best for its line of toy race cars, but the latest product from the company will excite anyone who’s remotely interested in artificial intelligence, robotics, Pixar movies, or all of the above. Cozmo is An...
For grown adults, there’s no better feeling than coming across a gadget or toy that makes you feel young again – that’s what makes Anki’s newest robot, Cozmo, so charming. The robot, reminiscent of Wall-E and Eve in one body, is des...