Mitsubishi's Wakamaru recognizes 10,000 spoken words, speaks basic responses and navigates around an office without bumping into things (we think he/she is on wheels). But most importantly, Wakamaru will take freaky pictures with your children. This robot will cost a company about $1000 a day to rent, with discounts given to long term renters. And while I recognize that the aging Japanese population will make need for robotic assistance, at ten Benjamins a day, these robots had better start doing more than just directing us to the nearest bathroom before enslaving the human race.
Wakamaru Robot Receptionist
Trending Stories Right Now
It’s here! Captain Marvel has finally landed, before immediately blasting off again with a fantastic looking first trailer. Aside from looking great, the trailer also gives us our first good look at both the cosmic and earthly lives of Carol Danvers, and a hint of the threat’s she’s going to face. Here’s what we could find.
Scientists using the Hubble Space Telescope have glimpsed a neutron star unlike any seen before.