Pleo - Pleo is modeled after a one week old Camarasaurus, a gentle loving plant eater from the late Jurassic period in prehistoric history. Pleo is capable of learning over time and of expressing many different moods and basic animal drives such as hunger, fatigue, fear, and love.
Technical Specifications: . . . . . . A camera in the nose helps Pleo remember places and basic information about locations . . . . . . 14 super quiet motors help Pleo achieve a new level in realistic body movement . . . . . . Multiple processors help coordinate Pleo’s advanced sensor net and keeps Pleo’s servos running smoothly . . . . . . Sensors for sight, sound, and plenty for touch, over 35 in all, make Pleo a responsive little dino that can react to you and the environment in a natural way. There’s even one for tickling Pleo under the chin! . . . . . . A flash card slot will allow you to swap personalities and share them with others via an online web site
Ugobe will provide. . . . . . . Pleo will have a USB port. When connected to your PC you will be able to modify aspects of Pleo’s personality using Ugobe’s personality editor or scripts that you write yourself. . . . . . . In the future, Ugobe plans to make a C/C++ developer’s kit (SDK) available for those who really want to try their hand at modifying their Pleo’s behavior.