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_hm
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Pepper can be good Santa
_hm   6/9/2014 8:00:46 PM
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I would like to have Pepper as Santa for 2014 Xmas.

 

Tom Mahon
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Re: What information do we give out to Pepper and how is it kept safe?
Tom Mahon   6/9/2014 1:56:07 PM
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Junko, your use of 'killer app' regarding robots caught my attention.  -Tom  PS: Mothers are like that the world over.

junko.yoshida
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What information do we give out to Pepper and how is it kept safe?
junko.yoshida   6/6/2014 6:46:43 PM
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Left unsaid about the Pepper announcement is how SoftBank will keep the privacy safe, once the humanoid starts collecting a lot of data about you and your family members. I am sure they are mindful of it, and yet, we do recognize for the whole point of SoftBank doing this is "data collection."

Susan Rambo
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How many sensors are in your head?
Susan Rambo   6/6/2014 4:53:34 PM
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Junko, I like how many sensors are in the robot's head. Could be a selling point in the future: my robot has more sensors in its head than your robot does.  Good story -- thanks.



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