meet lovot: japan’s latest home robot made for loving – designboom

by kieron marchese

japanese company groove X has launched its latest in home robots. meet lovot: the heart-warming, fuzzy animated companion, designed to encourage ‘skinship’ between user and device. in development for over three years lovot is based on the concept ‘a little LOVE can change the world’. groove X say they used technology based on its ability to enhance levels of comfort and feelings of love amongst users rather than to improve convenience or efficiency…

Reblogged from designboom

Image courtesy of designboom/Groove X

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