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Robot Has Internet As Its Brain

03/11/2013, We have certainly seen our fair share of strides made by scientists where the robotics industry is concerned, and this time around, how about a robot that has an above average intelligence? Now how can this be so, you ask? Well, it seems that this robot...

Cheetah Robot At The MIT

03/08/2013, We have seen some cheetah robots in the past, but this time around, here is another of such robots, although it will not hail from DARPA or other defense arms, but rather, from the hallowed halls of the MIT itself. Touting a 70-pound “cheetah” robot...

Robot Jumps In An Explosive Manner

02/07/2013, What you see above is not a shot of some sort of alien life form that NASA scientists have managed to capture and cultivate over the years, but rather, it is a three-legged robot that will rely on its “exploding” body in order to perform something...

Robot Inspired By Moth Tracks Down Smells

02/05/2013, Nature had always proven to be quite the inspiration for science over the ages. How else did you think that man learned how to fly, wings made out of wax notwithstanding? Well, a group of researchers have managed to come up with a tiny two-wheeled robot...

Double Telepresence Robot At Macworld 2013

01/31/2013, If you happen to be at Macworld/iWorld 2013 which is happening at San Francisco, surely one of the “stars” on parade there would be the Double, which is basically a telepresence robot which relies on an iPad to function as its eyes and ears. The...

Bionic Man Featured On Channel 4 Documentary

01/31/2013, All right, so the bionic man that will be featured on a Channel 4 documentary that is titled, “How to Build a Bionic Man” might not be worth all of six million dollars, but it will show off the latest in the realm of artificial limbs, organs, and yes,...

Ecological Badminton Robot Unveiled

01/31/2013, Kids who grew up without a sibling or relative somewhere in their age range would have to figure out different ways to interact with others as he or she grows up, and from what I have read so far and watched in movies and cartoons, these lonely kids tend...

Robot Could Milk Cows In The Future

01/29/2013, The robot is certainly a useful tool for modern day humanity, as it is ideal for repetitive tasks, and robots do not complain about not getting enough rest and neither do they picket and form a union to ask for higher wages. Well, here is a robot that...

Chainsaw-Wielding Robot Programmed To Carve Stools Out Of A Log

01/23/2013, Late last year, we saw a robot take on a man in a game of Rock ‘Em Sock ‘Em Robots in a cage match to the death, or at least a match until one of the little heads on one of the robots’ heads popped up. Man lost that battle, and I...

Robo-Jerry II Robot Dog Mannequin

01/23/2013, I guess in a strange way, Robo-Jerry II the robot dog is able to identify with Tin Man from the Wizard of Oz fame, although Robo-Jerry II would have the advantage as it comes with a mechanical heart – something the Tin Man lacks from the get-go....

3D Printed Humanoid Robot A Reality

01/23/2013, 3D printers have definitely opened up a whole new world of reality, and you can say that this is going to be a hobby worth looking into compared to traditional hobbies such as drawing, painting, collecting coins and stamps, the works. 3D printing at the...

Flying Cars Better Off With Robot Chauffeurs?

01/23/2013, I don’t know about you, but I sure as heck do have my reservations when it comes to flying cars. I mean, on a 2D plane like the road alone, we have seen our fair share of horrific accidents, or who knows, might have even been lucky enough to escape from...

Robot Serves 360 Burgers Each Hour

01/22/2013, Hmmm, will robots eventually take over other of the more mundane tasks and jobs that we humans do? I suppose a certain degree of automation at factories worldwide has caused many to lose their jobs as they are made redundant, especially when a robot is...

Adept Lynx Autonomous Indoor Vehicle

01/21/2013, Now here is a robot that you might want to check out – the Adept Lynx from Adept Technology, which will come in the form of a self-navigating Autonomous Indoor Vehicle (AIV for short) that was specially designed for moving material from one point to...