Technology has come a long way over the last couple of decades. This is a fact that becomes all the more evident when we examine the evolution of consumer robots.
Twenty years ago, the thought of owning a robot in the home – one that could clean the house, watch the kids, or perform our most menial of household chores – would seem preposterous. Yet this is the reality we are now facing. Recently, a number of companies have rolled out a variety of consumer robots and fantasy is set to become reality as this emerging market is jump started. ABI Research predicts personal robot sales will pass $15 billion by 2015. Read the full story