WHERE TO WATCH
Robots Role in Retail
January 10, 2019
Softbank Robotics Chief Strategy Officer, Steve Carlin, brought along Pepper, the humanoid robot, to CES to talk the future of robots in the retail industry with Cheddar's Hope King.
M.M. LaFleur Looks To Help Women Running For Office
May 2, 2018
Why 'Pepper' May Take Its Time Getting to Your Home
Steve Carlin, chief strategy officer for SoftBank Robotics, discusses the difficulties of integrating its humanoid robot Pepper into North American homes. Carlin says, for now, the machine will be marketed towards businesses in North America, even though it's got wider acceptance in places like Japan.
Apr 17, 2018
Would You Like "Pepper" With That?
Sam Mantle, managing director of digital enterprise at Luxoft, talks the company's partnership with Softbank Robotics America to improve technology in "Pepper" the robot. Mantle digs into how Pepper can be used across industries from travel, to retail, to hospitality, noting that developers are just starting to learn how expansive and beneficial artificial intelligence can be.
Jun 27, 2018
HSBC Banks on Robots in New York Branch
HSBC became the first financial institution in the U.S. to deploy a robot in their flagship New York branch. Jeremy Balkin, HSBC Head of Innovation in the U.S. joined Cheddar to discuss how Pepper the Robot will help with customer service.