Instead of a chicken in every pot, Japan’s electronics giant Sony Corp sees a robot family in every household. Now Sony takes their robot dogs to the next level. The 2 new ERS310 series Latte and Macaron puppies can do much more that their bigger anchestors: digital photo-taking, Aibo-Ware software, 6 emotions, 5 instincts, etc. The pre-sale in the US starts October 1st.
Man’s Best Robot?
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