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RoBoHon -World's first robot smartphone goes on sale in Japan (Watch video)!

RoBoHon -World's first robot smartphone goes on sale in Japan (Watch video)!

The human-shaped smartphone went on sale with a base price of 198,000 yen ($1,800), EFE news reported.

May 26, 2016, 13:05 PM IST
Talking Japanese space robot back on Earth

Talking Japanese space robot back on Earth

A pint-sized Japanese robot that became the first android to converse with an astronaut in space has returned to Earth after 18 months in orbit, project organisers said Thursday.

Feb 12, 2015, 19:16 PM IST

Japan`s robot astronaut awaiting `compatriot` spaceman

The world`s first robot astronaut is pining for a conversation partner as he waits for Japanese spaceman Koichi Wakata aboard the International Space Station.

Nov 06, 2013, 16:05 PM IST

Robot-astronaut pays tribute to Neil Armstrong with message from ISS

Pint-sized android `Kirobo` paid a cheeky tribute to Neil Armstrong by broadcasting a message from inside the International Space Station (ISS).

Sep 06, 2013, 13:05 PM IST

First talking `robot astronaut` takes off for International Space Station

The world`s first talking robot "astronaut" blasted off for the International Space Station on Sunday.

Aug 05, 2013, 12:01 PM IST

World`s first talking robot-astronaut ready to go to space

In a world first, Japan is set to send a talking robot-astronaut to the
International Space Station to conduct the first conversation between a human and a robot in outer space.

Jun 26, 2013, 19:34 PM IST