Mobile Robot Co. in Discussions with PC Mfgs. to Use Netbooks with Intel’s ‘Atom’ CPU

May 12, 2009

CONYERS, Ga., May 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — GeckoSystems Intl. Corp. (Pink Sheets: GCKO) announced today that they have entered into substantive and confidential discussions with three of the top five personal computer manufacturers regarding usage and high volume purchase of their low cost, low power netbook computers using Intel’s Atom CPU in their “Mobile Robot Solutions for Safety, Security and Service(tm).”

“Because of the very favorable results in our evaluation of Intel’s Atom CPU this past year, we expect the cost/benefit ratio of netbooks to further lengthen battery life while lowering overall hardware costs for our first mobile service robot product, the CareBot(tm). We are very pleased that these first tier international manufacturers are excited and interested in this emerging marketplace, which a notable international market research firm has projected robotic component sales of $12B by 2015. These international manufacturers’ involvement will no doubt lower our costs, enhance value to the end user, and increase ROI for our investors,” stated Martin Spencer, President/CEO, GeckoSystems.

“Our evaluations to date, in numerous fully autonomous, multitasking mobile robot prototypes, has convinced us that not only does this CPU meet our computational requirements, it also uses the least power of any x86 CPU we have evaluated to date. The low power requirements will further lengthen the battery life between chargings for our mobile service robots,” continued Spencer.

Each CareBot uses up to four computer systems such that the mobile robot can automatically self navigate, verbally interact, follow a designated person, and execute routine, timely tasks such as medication reminders, blood pressure, pulse rate checking, etc.

About GeckoSystems International Corporation:

In the nearly twelve years since its founding, GeckoSystems has developed a suite of proprietary, fundamental technologies that enable their robots to automatically self-navigate the home or workplace using advanced sense and avoid technologies for reliable, unattended collision avoidance while patrolling, following and/or errand running. Their scientifically developed, tested, and proven hardware and software breakthroughs enable the practical, low cost manufacture, sale and usage of mobile service robots in a variety of environments.

The Company’s mobile robot solutions are appropriate for the consumer, professional healthcare, commercial security/public safety and defense markets. The consumer has needs for family care assistance with remote monitoring and notification. Professional healthcare needs cost effective nighttime errand running, portable telemedicine, etc. Commercial security and public safety need mobile robots tirelessly patrolling to detect intruders, monitor crowds, and detect other hazards.

The Company’s suite of software centric mobile robot solutions includes: GeckoNav(tm), GeckoChat(tm), GeckoTrak(tm), and GeckoScheduler(tm). The Company’s suite of fundamental sensor fusion mobile robot solutions includes: the CompoundedSensorArray(tm), GeckoSPIO(tm), GeckoOrient(tm), GeckoMotorController(tm), GeckoTactileShroud(tm), etc.

Safe Harbor:

Statements regarding financial matters in this press release other than historical facts are “forward-looking statements” within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, and as that term is defined in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. The Company intends that such statements about the Company’s future expectations, including future revenues and earnings, technology efficacy and all other forward-looking statements be subject to the Safe Harbors created thereby. The Company is a development stage firm that continues to be dependent upon outside capital to sustain its existence. Since these statements (future operational results and sales) involve risks and uncertainties and are subject to change at any time, the Company’s actual results may differ materially from expected results.

“Atom” CPU is an exclusive trademark of Intel Corp.

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