Cable company: “How many TVs do you guys normally use in the home?”Robot: “Sure.”Cable company: “And do you know if those TVs are also in high-definition, HD?”Robot: “Uh-huh.”Cable company: “Okay do you guys normally like to record with DVR services?”Robot: “Okay.”Cable company: “Do you know who is your current TV provider?”Robot: “Yeah.”Cable company: “Okay great as well.”
As his creation went viral this month, Anderson launched a Kickstarter campaign. He wants to build robots with a variety of voices and languages. The robot currently uses only one voice: Anderson’s. He dreams of ultimately going even bigger and toppling the global network of call centers.
In his perfect scenario, telemarketing would become inefficient, making the call center business model collapse.