27 Jun '16, 9pm

Anki's Cozmo: the Intelligent Robotic Toy You've Always Wanted, Maybe

Anki's Cozmo: the Intelligent Robotic Toy You've Always Wanted, Maybe

Today, Anki, which made its splashy debut a few years back with their little autonomous racing cars , has announced a new robot toy called Cozmo. Cozmo is (according to Anki) “one of the most sophisticated robots available today,” which could be correct depending on your definitions of “one of the most sophisticated,” and “available today.” What does Cozmo do? “He is charming, a bit mischievous, and unpredictable. He recognizes and remembers you. He interacts with you, plays games, and gets to know you over time.” Sounds interesting, let’s take a look. It’s not completely clear from the video, but Cozmo works by being tethered to your phone over Bluetooth and WiFi. All of the visual processing and is done through an app/cloud, which analyzes data from Cozmo’s sensors and then sends commands back to the robot itself. Cozmo can recognize faces, play a variety of interactive ...

Full article: http://spectrum.ieee.org/automaton/robotics/home-robots/a...

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