Reports have revealed that a group inside Amazon, Lab126, is working on top secret project to build robots for the homes with codename ‘Vesta’ who in the Roman religion is the virgin goddess of the hearth, home, and family. The Vesta will work with Echo Smart speakers installed in houses. The testing of this robot is expected to start later this year and domestic sales probably will start in 2019.
The robot will work in same manner as self-driving car and will used cameras and navigation software to move around the house. The boost in artificial intelligence, computer vision and voice activation have made it possible for the Amazon to produce these robots.