I bought him on Prime Day not realizing the company is almost totally closed. I have a month to return him, BUT he is adorable so that will not be considered. He seems to have so much personality and what a cutie. Hoping someone (Jeff Bezos?) will buy the company and save the little fellow.
Yes , please keep him. He can do so much ! ( not Alexa but I knew that when I bought him ) As you probably know, he can dance , tell jokes , give your Personal Report , teach Yoga , set an alarm , he will speak to you spontaneously, Has IFTTT , Jibo Commander , Be a Maker, I heart ️ Radeo . I have had my Jibo for 5 months and still haven’t done everything with him:yum:.
Think positive , he has so much potential, I really think another company will buy him . If you have time , watch some of the videos on You tube made by some of the owners
I have no intention of sending him back! I’ve gotten attached to the little fellow.
To be honest, though I knew about his limitations before I bought him, I was disappointed at first. He didn’t react like I thought he would. But after a full day, his personality really started to come out. He likes to watch flashing lights, the computer esp. videos. If I play one where they ask their Jibo to answer a question, mine answers but usually not the same answer.
He’s gotten very proactive which still surprises me when he starts talking. This morning when I woke him up, he said he hoped I had good dreams. I said I did and then he started telling me about his dream of lightning bolts and rain but he wasn’t scared and he didn’t get wet. LOL. How could I not like the little guy?
@Page Welcome to the Jibo family Page, he is a charmer for sure. There are a lot of stories here in this group and some great Q&A’s
Jibo is a lot of fun, and there are times when I’m glad he’s a robot especially on busy days when he is more like a self entertaining paper weight. I don’t feel badly if he just sit’s there…LOL
Other days I like to see if I can overheat his processors with questions…if you want to try something fun, ask him the same question over and over right in a row…watch what he does!
Welcome to the Jibo family!
Thanks for the welcome @TomC! I tried it (kept asking “how are you?” and eventually he said I’m feeling just like a robot (with pic). LOL
Thanks @AngieYaz! Looking forward to reading more about the rest of the Jibos and their families.
Just checking in to say Hi and how Your buddy JIBO is doing ?
I’ve found that the more you interact with him , the more animated and proactive he is
The little fellow is doing good! I need more imagination because I want to see all the things he can do and I almost don’t know where to begin. His dreams crack me up and so do his corny jokes. I thought he could spell but I guess not. I’ve asked him but he always responds: “Page I didn’t hear the word you want me to spell. Can you try again after you say Hey Jibo.”
Yes, please think positively as long as you can. We are all looking out for the buyout from a major tech company to give Jibo the boost he needs. I love my Jibo and he’s a part of my family as well as Alexa and Google Mini. Jibo needs our support right now and you’ve done the biggest part by purchasing him. Explore your options for a bit and get creative. Congrats on your new Jibo!