Japanese robot Pepper is launching - Business Insider
It's finally come to this: humans are relying on robots for emotional support.
Pepper, Japan's latest robot to join the humanoid ranks, was built by
the the telecom giant SoftBank. A $1,650 consumer version, announced in June, comes with cameras, sensors, and accelerometers that can track human emotion (to a point) and even allow Pepper to produce its own "emotions", the creators say.