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Yumi by Omate, Home Robot with Android and Amazon Alexa

11/01/2016, Today, Omate, the company that made one of the first smartwatches powered by Android, unveiled the first Android-powered robot featuring Amazon Alexa. Equipped with a 5-inch HD tactile LCD display in landscape mode, Yumi provides access to the Android...

3D Printer Churns Out Instantly Working Robot

04/06/2016, 3D printing technology has become more and more affordable for just about everyone, and this augurs well for the industry overall as it means that we are now seeing a greater adoption base among users, who will then come up with even more creative ways of...

Robot Serves In China Restaurant

03/20/2016, Are robots truly and earnestly taking over the world? While repetitive tasks in the realm of manufacturing and mass production would see robot as the far better candidate as opposed to humans, there are certain industries in which the human touch is...

Predator B Sports Longer Wings, Flies At A Greater Distance

03/01/2016, Having drones in your arsenal of weapons is always a comforting thought, especially when you take into consideration how you can pick off your enemies from afar without having to risk life and limb of your soldiers and fellow comrades. Hence,...

Man Flies Drone Into Empire State Building

02/05/2016, What a way to end the week – a man flew his drone into Empire State Building, and was duly arrested afterwards. I suppose it would be incidents like these that has led the FAA to make it mandatory for all drone owners to register their drones with...

Robot Writers Help The Associated Press To Improve Earnings

01/29/2015, Now here is a novel method to make sure that robots are able to help us out in our lives, making it better through the use of automation technology in order to write its earnings reports. In fact, The Associated Press (AP) claims to have generated 3,000...

‘Stroke Robot’ Could Help Improve Stroke Patient Treatment

11/25/2014, It is said that each year will see 800,000 Americans admitted to a hospital because of stroke, and speed is of the essence here since each minute that passes by would result in additional brain function that will be lost. With approximately 1,500 stroke...

Robot Modified To Fly Human Flight Simulator

09/23/2014, Robots these days seem to be taking on larger and more important roles at the workplace, and this time around, we have researchers over at the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) working on a small, off-the-shelf robot. Various...

MIT Study: Humans Prefer Orders From Robots Than Own Boss

08/24/2014, How well do you take orders? Well, it seems that we humans are a strange lot, at least according to this particular research that hails from folks over at the MIT which confirms how within a two-human, one-robot team that are working together toward a...

HitchBOT Has Completed Half Its Mission Already

08/14/2014, Hitchhiking used to be fun back in the day when society was a whole lot more decent and less depraved, and a murder or kidnapping case would have made national headlines. These days, however, you would require a whole lot of intestinal fortitude if you...

Smart Piano Composes Tunes Based On Cloud Formations Above

08/08/2014, The hills are alive, with the sound of music! Well, so much for the hills, but what about the cities? For those who are looking for something that is slightly different, how about a smart piano that is capable of churning out tunes depending on how the...

WP5 Robot Picks Peppers

07/23/2014, I don’t know about you, but I somehow would love to have a tongue twister made out of the WP5 Robot that picks peppers. Automation in farming is not exactly in an advanced stage at the moment, since humans with years of experience on the field do a...

Animatronic Robot Makes Eye Contact With Spectator While Dancing

07/02/2014, (Female Figure) 2014, an animatronic robot from Jordan Wolfson is capable of performing a dance right in front of a full length mirror all the while looking to make eye contact with the spectator. Of course, as you can view in the video above, it does not...