Fumihide Tomizawa, president and chief executive of SoftBank Robotics, speaks while standing next to the Whiz autonomous floor-cleaning machine during a news conference in Tokyo, Japan, on Monday. Photo: Bloomberg Fumihide Tomizawa, president and chief executive of SoftBank Robotics, speaks while standing next to the Whiz autonomous floor-cleaning machine during a news conference in Tokyo, Japan, on Monday. Photo: Bloomberg
Fumihide Tomizawa, president and chief executive of SoftBank Robotics, speaks while standing next to the Whiz autonomous floor-cleaning machine during a news conference in Tokyo, Japan, on Monday. Photo: Bloomberg

SoftBank’s new robot mops floors, skips chit chat

  • Whiz, an autonomous floor-cleaning machine for businesses, will be available in Japan in February

Topic |   Robotics
Fumihide Tomizawa, president and chief executive of SoftBank Robotics, speaks while standing next to the Whiz autonomous floor-cleaning machine during a news conference in Tokyo, Japan, on Monday. Photo: Bloomberg Fumihide Tomizawa, president and chief executive of SoftBank Robotics, speaks while standing next to the Whiz autonomous floor-cleaning machine during a news conference in Tokyo, Japan, on Monday. Photo: Bloomberg
Fumihide Tomizawa, president and chief executive of SoftBank Robotics, speaks while standing next to the Whiz autonomous floor-cleaning machine during a news conference in Tokyo, Japan, on Monday. Photo: Bloomberg
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