Helen Greiner is a co-founder of iRobot and currently CEO of CyPhyWorks, a start-up company specializing in small multi-rotor drones for the consumer, commercial and military markets. She’s based in Burlington, Massachusetts.
Sure, robots can weld car parts or stack cartons on an assembly line. But can they develop friendships with people? In this hour, Ira talks with inventors developing robots with personalities. How soon will it be before social, lovable robots enter our homes?