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Report says Amazon has a top-secret project involving robots for the home

28 days ago   |   By Phone Arena

After creating the smart speaker category in 2015, and in the process developing what many consider the top virtual assistant in the industry, what does Amazon do next? According to a report published today, the company has a top-secret plan to build a robot for the home. The same group inside Amazon responsible for the Amazon Echo, Lab126, is said to be working on the robot. The program is reportedly codenamed "Vesta," who in the Roman religion is the virgin goddess of the hearth, home, and family.
Anonymous sources said to be knowledgeable about "Vesta" say that the robot is like a...
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Job details disappear as report suggests upcoming Amazon-made home robot

Job details disappear as report suggests upcoming Amazon-made home robot

28 days ago   |   By Ars Technica

While Amazon's Alexa successfully infiltrated homes via Echo devices over the past few years, the company reportedly continues to look for new ways that it can make homes smarter. According to a Bloomberg report , Amazon is secretly developing a "domestic robot" that may be a portable home for its virtual assistant.
The project is codenamed "Vesta" after the Roman goddess of the hearth, home, and family. According to people familiar with the plans, Vesta is being led by Gregg Zehr, the head of Amazon's Lab126 hardware research and development division. That same group developed devices...
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Amazon planning robots that roam around your home

Amazon planning robots that roam around your home

28 days ago   |   By Techno Buffalo


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Amazon is reportedly planning ‘Vesta' home robot for 2019

Amazon is reportedly planning ‘Vesta' home robot for 2019

28 days ago   |   By VentureBeat

Amazon's next major consumer product could be far more ambitious than Echo speakers and Fire tablets, according to a new Bloomberg report: The company is said to be working on a domestic robot codenamed “Vesta,” named after the Roman goddess of family, home, and hearth. Vesta is said to be several years into development, with next...
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