Very soon, Amazon may have a home robot . According to Bloomberg , the company resumed a secret project, code-named Vesta, launched several years ago.
Is engaged in the development of a home assistant unit Lab126, which also works on other Amazon products.
First to evaluate new robots will be able to employees of the company . Tests of prototypes will be held in real conditions (that is, in the homes of Amazon employees) at the end of this year. As for more extensive testing, it will be held only in early 2019.
While it is not clear for what tasks the Amazon robot will be created . However, it is reported that the device in its arsenal will have improved cameras and computer vision. Also, the robot can autonomously move around the house.