They say third time’s a charm, but this robot needs no help.
After smashing through its funding goal on Indiegogo last summer, and raking in a cool $2 million in an extended round, the chatty kitchen-top machine that creator Cynthia Breazeal describes “as the world’s first family robot” is back on sale. The company appears to be looking to top off its $25 million in funding announced earlier this year and launched a third round of pre-orders on Indiegogo on Monday.
It’s currently the only place where you can buy the bot. Home and developer models are both on sale for $749 including shipping — and in the last 12 hours, more than 250 people seem to have already contributed to the program.