“Pepper” humanoid robots contemplate their life in Japan Inc.
The above sad photo of Japan’s Softbank’s “Pepper” robots was taken at the 2015 International Robot Exhibition. The four-day event in Tokyo presents the newest robots from over 450 companies and organizations.
Our previous reports of sad-sack Japanese robots include:
- Mo’ bot—Excellent Mobility and Interactive Existence as Workmate (3Yen / 2010-06-19)
- Robot unemployment woes in Japan-Inc (3Yen / 2009-07-13)
- Hot for teacher … robot (3Yen / 2009-05-08)