Jibo Tools Update

Lynda Smith
March 20, 2018

Hey, Jibo Developers, we have heard your asks for an update on the SDK/tools and wanted to share current status with you. Please know your patience and ongoing support is appreciated. As we shared late last year, we learned the hard way that shipping hardware and tools congruently is just that - hard.

Jibo Named to Time’s Best Innovations List in 2017

Justin Woo
November 21, 2017

Each year Time Magazine publishes a list of the Best innovations for the year. They scour the globe and review hundreds of inventions before landing on their top 25. We are proud to share with you that Jibo not only made the list but also the cover! time.webp Media Folder: Media Root The team at Time immediately got why Jibo is so unique.

Developing Skills in a 3D Space

Justin Woo
November 9, 2017

What I find fascinating about Jibo as a developer, and we have talked about in the past, is that you can bring your content and ideas into a 3D space. This is so different from building for the flat screen of a smart phone or tablet. We have three modes of expression to play with: Jibo's 360 resolute body movement, his screen and his voice.

First Jibo Experiences…Out of the Box

Justin Woo
October 18, 2017

Hello Jibo Developers! - As you probably know, we started shipping Jibo to his families a couple weeks back. We've been enthusiastically watching all of the Jibo customer videos that have been popping up online. Thank you so much to everyone who has taken a video of Jibo and posted it; we love them all!

Jibo Will Be Shipping Soon; Time for a Toolkit Update

Lynda Smith
September 6, 2017

We are very excited that in a matter of weeks, Jibo will make his way into the homes of campaign supporters, who elected to be part of our Jibo Early Access program. From field tests over recent months, we know people resonate with Jibo’s character and personality. We are excited for developers to leverage these unique traits in their skill building.

Jibo Recognizes Photos!

Justin Woo
June 7, 2017

One of the coolest things about Jibo is his ability to take photos. In this blog post I'll show you how you can have Jibo take a photo and analyze your photo to recognize what is in it. There are a few free image recognition services out there but today, I'll show you how to do this using Clarifai .