5 big features Amazon’s home robot will likely have

Under codename Project #Vesta, #Amazon’s Lab126 is reportedly making a home robot. Tests in employees’ homes could begin in the coming months, and sales of an #Amazon robot may begin as early as 2019. [Read More]

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Tests in employees’ homes could begin in the coming months, and sales of an #Amazon robot may begin as early as 2019.
Facial recognitionAny robot #Amazon brings to market will most likely have the ability to recognize users faces and deploy the kinds of services found in #Amazon Cloud Cam.
Fashion tips and object detectionBeyond the use of cameras to scan your face, #Amazon’s robot could also deploy computer vision to help you with shopping or style.
To that end, #Amazon’s new robot could work with #Amazon’s many delivery services, whether a drone or #Amazon Key, the in-home delivery service launched last fall.
The combination of a smart lock and #Amazon Cloud Cam are central to this service today, but a mobile #Amazon robot could make this a lot easier.

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Under codename Project #Vesta, #Amazon’s Lab126 is reportedly making a home robot. The sales may begin as early as 2019. #Robotics #Trend

Source: Venturebeat