Jun 5th 2014
Tech News Today 1022
Pepper, The Robot That Will Steal Your Heart
Hosted by Mike Elgan
Consumer robots get real with Pepper.
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Hosts: Mike Elgan and Jason Howell A new humanoid robot for consumers, the US may soon have only 3 major wireless carriers instead of 4, Amazon is going to launch a major hardware product in a couple of weeks, and more. Guests: Elise Hu and Lance Ulanoff. Download or subscribe to this show at twit.tv/tnt. Submit and vote on story coverage at technewstoday.reddit.com. Check out the full show notes for today's episode. We invite you to read, add to, and amend the wiki entry for this episode at wiki.twit.tv. Thanks to Cachefly for the bandwidth for this show. Running time: 33:43
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