I think one day, robot servants will be a very normal thing. It’s coming on fast, and will be fun to watch, or some worry it could be horrifying if the computers take over (ie: The Singularity). For now, we have DIY robot kits
Our first robot post. Finally, our first robot post!
Cozmo is a real-life robot like you’ve only seen in movies, with a one-of-a-kind personality that evolves the more you hang out. He’ll nudge you to play and keep you constantly surprised.
my favorites, for the kids!
Makeblock DIY Ultimate Robot Kit is a truly Premium Quality 10-in-1 Robot for STEM Education – Arduino – Scratch 2.0 – A Programmable Robot Kit for Kids to Learn Coding, Robotics and Electronics.
If you want to start slow, at the beginning. the GoPiGo3 Robot Beginner Starter Kit is a robot car with everything you need to get started from scratch. Raspberry pi processor on board. Program the robot in python, c and scratch. Wifi powered, with servos, ultrasonic sensors, microsd card, and a camera with usb ports and firewire ports