Creating Consumer Buzz With Human-Like Robots
Characters like Disney’s WALL-E are easy to fall in love with and not just because they’re cute. They’re easy to relate to thanks to their human-like mannerisms and emotions. San Francisco-based Anki has created ‘Cozmo’, a quirky toy robot that uses sophisticated machine-learning algorithms to simulate human emotions. In an interview with Bloomberg North’s Anthony Lacavera, Co-Founder and CEO Boris Sofman talks about the future of robotics and what’s next for Anki.