Pepper’s latest gig is at the Smithsonian in Washington, D.C. It’s hiring 25 of the diminutive droids to assist at several of its locations in the capital, with visitors encouraged to interact with the friendly robot.
So what exactly happened in January of this year when a SpaceX mission ended in failure with the loss of the “Zuma” spy satellite? Investigators reportedly have the answer, and it absolves SpaceX of any blame.
Apple’s long-awaited HomePod smart speaker is finally here, and to ensure new owners get the most from it, the tech giant has posted an official user guide offering lots of useful tips and tricks.
Can Alexa really lose her voice? Is Amazon about to launch a new version of its Echo-based digital assistant? Can Jeff Bezos act? Watch Amazon’s Super Bowl ad teaser for the answer to at least one of those questions.
Pepper recently started work in a grocery store as part of a trial to see how a robot might benefit customers. While popular with some shoppers, Pepper’s apparent limitations showed it still has some way to go.
The FAA has banned drone flights over nuclear sites … not that you were thinking about flying your machine over such a facility, of course. Violators face criminal charges, the FAA confirmed.