Robots take over at CES

Kara Tsuboi interviews Sofia, a robot, at CES in Las Vegas. Courtesy of CNET/CBS

LAS VEGAS (KRQE) – At CES in Las Vegas, companies showed off robots meant to mimic humans and animals.

Sophia is a robot who can walk, talk and dance. With artificial intelligence built in, Sophia is made for medical therapy, factory work and research.

Sony updated its robotic pooch named Aibo.

Its nose is a camera and it has artificial intelligence built into recognizing different family members. There’s even a companion robot that plays Scrabble. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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