Marine engineers have developed a robot-companion for single pensioners. The device can be rented and talk with him on any subject. The development belongs to the center "SKOLKOVO". The first prototypes will be sent to the centres.
The device is shaped like a football. In fact, the device can read poetry, tell a joke, when you connect the Internet, the robot searches for and presents information. Russian engineers have taught a robot to play chess, battleship and the city.
Until the device is tested, after which the first samples will be taken into service centres. By may 9, the developer plans to provide 10 robots absolutely free.