Cloud-based speech tech humanizes humanoid robot
Nov 03, 2013, 14:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Rick Lehrbaum)
Aldebaran Robotics and Nuance Communications are teaming up to help Aldebaran's pint-sized Nao humanoid robot interact better with its human companions -- in 19 different languages. Nao, which runs a customized version of Gentoo Linux on its 1.6GHz Intel Atom Z530 brain, is touted as a programmable, interactive humanoid robot featuring motion, vision, tactile, and audio capabilities. All that, and it???s cute, too!