You can own the world’s first ’emotional’ robot, but don’t you dare …

You can own the world’s first ’emotional’ robot, but don’t you dare …

Falling in love with a machine is now possible as world’s first robot with human emotions can now be yours.

Named Pepper, this adorable emotional android has a range of moods that are based on humans’ raging hormones, and acts just like real a person, reported the Daily Star.

It become shy around new people, lights up when praised and even gets scared when the lights go off at night. Moreover, it can also read its owners feelings and adapt its behaviour towards them.

The little lovebot’s feelings are displayed on a screen strapped to its front. Softbank, a Japanese tech firm explained that the emotion functions in Pepper wee modelled on the human release of hormones in response to stimuli absorbed by the five senses.

It can generate emotions autonomously by processing information from his cameras, touch sensors, accelerometer and other sensors.

However, one would need to put in some time if they want “earn” the love of the machine, even though it can be updated with apps bought off a special online store.

Pepper, who “creepily” also takes pictures its owner to reflect on their time together at night, has been priced at 1,000 pounds and goes on sale on June 20 in Japan.

Related Post

Soon laser technology to measure methane
views 37
Scientists would soon be able to tell the exact measure of methane in the atmosphere with the help of a new, highly accurate instrument. Haris Riris, ...
Scientists develop Harry Potter like cloak
views 34
Washington: Harry Potter like cloaking device is now a reality, as researchers have revealed that they have recently developed several ways to hide ob...
Taking selfies can lead to head lice
views 20
According to Professor Hermann Feldmeier from Charite hospital’s Institute for Microbiology and Hygiene, children between the ages of eight and 11, as...
You want a healthy sex life? Treat your lady with food
views 51
According to researchers from University of California-San Diego, women with full stomachs are more likely to respond to romantic arousal than women w...
Self-drive Cadillacs that talk to other cars
views 47
General Motors says that in two years it will offer cars that talk to each other and can almost drive themselves at freeway speeds. The company is ann...