Companion robot

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A companion robot is a robot created for the purposes of creating real or apparent companionship for human beings.[1] Target markets for companion robots include the elderly[2] and single children.[3]


  1. ^ "Companion Robots Are Here. Just Don't Fall in Love With Them". WIRED. Retrieved 2018-07-05.
  2. ^ "Robot caregivers are saving the elderly from lives of loneliness". Engadget. Retrieved 2018-07-05.
  3. ^ "'iPal' robot companion for China's lonely children". Retrieved 2018-07-05.

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