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Talkie Walkie mimics paper mouth

11/01/2009, Guilherme Martins is the brain behind this “Talkie Walkie”, where the robot was built based on only one servo. It is full well capable of responding to sound in real time, where it will automatically control the movements of a lip-syncing...

Toyota Delivery Robot

11/01/2009, Should the future see Toyota Delivery Robots perform their tasks admirably, we guess jealous husbands need not fear their wives of starting a relationship or tryst with the well muscled delivery guy any more. The Toyota Delivery Robot is a prototype who...

Robot plays Rock Band on the iPhone

11/01/2009, Will robots rule the world in the near future? Perhaps, but maybe not. They’d make excellent gaming companions though as you check out this robot who is slamming note after note accurately on Rock Band for the iPhone. Can you say “cheat”?

Creeper2 spider pumpkin bot

10/30/2009, Want to creep trick-or-treaters this Halloween? If only you had the technical know how to make the Creeper2 robot that is actually a spider pumpkin bot, moving around with a Jack-O-Lantern on its back to literally cause real screams from its unsuspecting...

Fujitsu ENON robot

10/30/2009, Fujitsu’s ENON (Exciting Nova On Network) robot is now back and improved, where its Service Type Robot’s arm mechanisms has been changed from 4 to 5 DOF, doing so while lowering the overall size and weight to a mere 50kg. Voice synthesis and...

Vstone810 robot

10/29/2009, Team Osaka has create tiny robots that will qualify for the Teen Size league, where each of these robots will stand no shorter than 80cm tall, tipping the scales at 7.5kg each while coming with a total of 22 DOF. It will have a 500MHz system-on-chip...

ROPID robot set to entertain

10/28/2009, The ROPID (short for a combination of Robot and Rapid) is touted to be able to “run” and turn quickly in place, responding to verbal commands as well thanks to Raytron’s BSRM01-01E voice recognition chip embedded within. Capable of...

PetMan robot is the bomb

10/26/2009, Remember the BigDog quadruped robot that doesn’t seem to be fazed despite getting kicked from the side while being able to maintain its balance? The very same brains behind BigDog have come up with PetMan, where this bipedal version will be able to...

Amio bipedal robot

10/25/2009, Robots seem to get more and more commonplace these days, and AIM Lab’s Amio was specially developed to be a true bipedal humanoid robot that comes with three dozen DOFs, standing proud at 150cm tall while bearing a weight that most women would want...

Robotic Hand Can Sense Touch

10/25/2009, We’ve all seen Darth Vader hack of Luke Skywalker’s hand in dramatic fashion, which results in Luke getting a prosthetic hand in the end. Are we moving closer towards such technology? It certainly seems so. Researchers are the Lund University...

Swine Flu Robot Is Creepy

10/25/2009, Lots of people around the world are still worried about swine flu, and it’s good to see that medical experts around the globe are busy trying to see what they can do to tackle the issue. One of the things that the experts have come up with is this...

Pleo resurrected

10/23/2009, Remember the Pleo robotic dinosaur that offered a whole new way to interact with your toys as it comes with sensors and AI that is able to be soothed whenever you pet it? Well, it might have gone extinct a while back, but thanks to the wonders of modern...

Subaru AV-S1 robot cleans up after you

10/23/2009, Just when you thought that Subaru made nothing but high-powered rally cars, they have come up with the AV-S1 robot that is able to clean up to 3,000 m²/hour – basically triple that of their human counterparts. Best of all is, they won’t...

Meka Robotics Simon robot

10/21/2009, Meka Robotics has unveiled the Simon robot that comes with “ears” which resemble antennae, moving around and changing color accordingly. He does look pretty cute and might tug at your heartstrings, making us wonder whether he is more...