What is Sophia the robot doing now?
She is the world’s first robot citizen and the first robot Innovation Ambassador for the United Nations Development Programme. Sophia is now a household name, with appearances on the Tonight Show and Good Morning Britain, in addition to speaking at hundreds of conferences around the world.
What can Sophia do?
Sophia is capable of imitating human gestures and facial expressions. She’s equipped to answer certain questions and engage in simple conversations. Cameras are embedded in Sophia’s eyes, and along with computer algorithms, she’s able to see things.
Can Sophia speak?
Sophia the Robot of Hanson Robotics has a distinctive voice recognized around the world. Her speaking and singing voice was developed as a collaboration between Hanson Robotics and CereProc, a text-to-speech solutions company known for synthesizing character-rich voices using deep learning.