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TECH: Robot Puppy That Helps Older Persons With Dementia As Well As Persons Suffering From Depression, Anxiety and Loneliness

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Originally created to help elderly persons suffering from Dementia, The Jennie robot puppy from Tombot is also designed to help assist those of us dealing with stress, anxiety, loneliness and depression. The robot puppy has touch sensors all over its body to react to touch and voice-activation software to respond to commands.

In order to mirror a dog's expressiveness, the robot has seven motors in its face, allowing it to move its ears, eyebrows and nose. A companion app will let you update the support robot will additional skills.

 


SOURCE: CNET

For more info check out the Tombot website

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