Robotic Pet Could Provide Comfort for the Disabled, Elderly

A pet can provide comfort and companionship for an elderly person or someone who is disabled. But in the future that pet may be a robotic animal that uses artificial intelligence to interact with humans. The British company that developed the cute android says it would provide emotional support and interaction. VOA’s Deborah Block tells us more about it.Originally published at – http://www.voanews.com/a/robotic-pet-could-provide-comfort-for-disabled-elderly/3818020.html

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