A Russian company, Promobot, thinks you need a robotic friend or colleague,. The company manufacturs autonomous service robots, but its new Android Robo-C is the world’s first humanoid, which not only copies the appearance of a person, but can also integrate into a business environment. The robot is a completely anthropomorphic machine. It copies human facial expressions – move its eyes, eyebrows, lips and other “muscles”, and also keep the conversation going as well as answers questions. The technology developed by Promobot as well as its own patented design allows the user to play over 600 options of facial expressions of a man. Promobot has its own components, including artificial skin. The robots face has 18 moving points and 3 degrees of freedom of movement for the head. It has over 1,00,000 speech modules in its artificial intelligence (AI) system. Promobot is actually selling the Robo-C, which customers can get tailor-made to look like themselves. The company describes its uses as being able to answer questions at an office or store, act as an administrator for things like meeting rooms in offices, or even as a home robot where it can just hang around looking like i...