Asus has unveiled the robot Zenbo which is a virtual assistant and a digital pet.
unlike similar robots for home use, such as SoftBank Pepper, Zenbo relatively cheap with a price of 599 dollars.
Zenbo has an animated face that appears on a screen.
Those who do not want to communicate verbally with Zenbo can press on the screen to perform commands instead.
What, then, can Zenbo do?
The father around and can, for example, read up recipes, reading fairy tales for children, the reminder of calendar events, answer questions, take pictures, and communicate with and control connected devices in the home – in all cases according to Asus 11 minutes long, and at times somewhat embarrassing commercials.