Founded in 2012, Jibo, Inc. is widely known for creating the eponymous robot, Jibo: the first social robot for the home. Jibo is built to interact and communicate with the people around him, and he uses advanced Natural Language Understanding (NLU) along with speech and facial recognition to forge relationships with his family. Jibo, Inc. officially launched Jibo to the public in 2017 after nearly three years of intensive development and optimization. The company is privately held and headquartered in Boston.
“Hey Jibo, what’s my Personal Report?”
Based on the open-source Scratch programming language, Be a Maker helps kids learn how to code by creating custom programs for Jibo to perform, while practicing problem-solving and computational thinking.