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Kuri the adorable home robot starts shipping to pre-order customers

Kuri the adorable home robot starts shipping to pre-order customers
From TechCrunch - December 20, 2017

Kuri, the home robot that wants to be more companion and less Roomba, has begun shipping out to customers. Kuri creator Mayfield Robotics, a Bosch-owned startup, revealed that its initial shipments have gone out via FedExwhich means it technically met its goal of beginning to ship the photogenic little friend bots prior to the end of 2017, if only just.

Kuri was originally unveiled almost a year ago at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, and its been steadily getting smarter and closer to production-ready status since then, with regular updates from the roboticists at Mayfield, who wanted to create a domestic robot that wasnt just functional, but that would be welcomed in as a virtual member of the family.

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