Mobile home robots may still get TLC from Amazon

Amazon has launched all manner of hardware products over the past few years but a mobile home robot has not been one of them. There have been a few reports in the past about such a product being in development over at the company. A new report mentions that Amazon is still working on a wheeled home robot which would quite understandably feature its Alexa personal assistant as well. Bloomberg reports that this mobile home robot will essentially be something like a mobile version of Alexa which will follow users around their home. The report doesn’t provide any additional details about this product but highlights that Amazon is still very keen on making this product.It apparently wanted to launch the mobile robot this year but it just wasn’t ready for mass production. Amazon has reportedly pulled engineers from other projects to work on the mobile robot, prototypes of which are said to be waist-high and being able to navigate with an array of computer-vision cameras.Amazon is also said to be worki

Mobile home robots may still get TLC from Amazon

Psst. The whispers flared up and then went away. In April last year Todd Bishop in GeekWire joined the ever-louder whisperfest coming from the halls at Bloomberg over stories that Amazon had ...

Sun 14 Jul 19 from TechXplore

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Fri 12 Jul 19 from TechCrunch

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