Japanese start-up Groove X, founded by an ex-SoftBank employee, has opened the pre-orders for its robot pet “Lovot.”
The robots are fitted with AI and hardware to imitate emotional responses
Shipment of Lovots ordered now will begin in the autumn of 2019.
Lovot robots are displayed during an unveiling event on December 18, 2018 in Tokyo, Japan.
A $3,100 robot companion that exists to make people happy was unveiled on Tuesday by Japanese start-up Groove X, a tech firm founded by a SoftBank…