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Bandai Doraemon My Communication Robot

06/26/2009, Bandai has come up with a brand new My Communication Robot that is in the form of Doraemon. This 16.5cm tall robot boasts 11 features that makes it more intelligent than just a dumb toy, where there are temperature sensors mounted on 7 different parts of...

Book-reading Robot

06/14/2009, Great, it seems that us humans are getting lazier and lazier by the moment – that the Ninomiya-kun robot for instance. This 1-meter-tall, 25-kilogram aluminum-framed robot was developed at Waseda University’s Information, Production and...

Aero-Blue Robot Feeds You

06/10/2009, So we’ve already taken a look at a robot that is able to transfer sushi from one plate to another, why not mix that with the Aero-Blue robot that is able to feed you as well? This robot is smart enough to know how to handle delicate objects like...

WAHHA GO GO Machine Is Pointless

06/10/2009, You know, kings of yore would probably have given a handsome amount of gold from their treasuries while sacking the court jester for the WAHHA GO GO machine, which in our opinion is pretty pointless. After all, this manually operated device has only one...

Chef Robot Does Sushi

06/10/2009, Sushi chegs are highly revered for the task they have each day, producing delectable pieces of sushi for hungry customers, where food presentation is rated as high as the taste and quality of each bite itself. Well, here’s a pretty creepy way to...

Trilobot Loves Basking Under The Sun

05/28/2009, Now here’s something that pays tribute to lifeforms from the olden days – the Trilobot that is solar-powered and fully autonomous, being smart enough to search out for its own juice to make sure that no human master will ever need to place it...

Kobian Robot Is Emo

05/21/2009, Robots are supposed to be unfeeling machines that are hell-bent on annihilating or subjugating humanity – at least that’s what science fiction tells us. Well, here’s something more down to earth – the Kobian robot who is emotional...

iPod Touch Controls Robot

05/18/2009, The enterprise of youth has led to this creation – the ability to control a robot using nothing else but a modified iPod touch. Interestingly enough, the touch interface will give one full control over the arms and legs, moving its head from...

iRobot Ember Enrols In The Army

05/18/2009, It won’t be long now before robots become commonplace on the battlefield. Take the iRobot Ember for instance – this new microbot was specially developed for military applications, where it is in essence a miniaturized PackBot that boasts the...

HIRO Robot Platform

05/13/2009, Kawada Industries Inc. and General Robotix Inc (GRX) have teamed up to develop a new life-size torso humanoid robot platform known as “HIRO” (Human Interactive Robot). If clothed with synthetic human skin, one might even be fooled into...

Saya Talking Robot Teacher

05/10/2009, Teachers need not worry about robots replacing them anytime soon, although the latest model, the Saya talking humanoid robot does edge a wee bit closer to such a future. Originally developed as a receptionist robot in 2004 by professor Hiroshi Kobayashi...

RAPHaEL Robotic Hand

05/08/2009, The RAPHaEL (Robotic Air Powered Hand with Elastic Ligaments) robotic hand was conjured by the brilliant minds of Virginia Tech, and it uses air to drive the hand’s movement without the use of expensive or bulky motors/actuators. The entire system...

SimMan 3G Offers Next Level Medical Robot

05/08/2009, You know those medical interns and how they need to practice what they’ve learned in class on patients? Instead of risking the life of human beings going under their knife, Laerdal Medical of Norway has released the SimMan 3G – a next...

Underwater Robot Gets Sense Of Touch

05/07/2009, Right now, working with underwater robots to carry out cable repairs aren’t exactly fun since one has to grapple with the overwhelming darkness where the robot’s lamp isn’t of much help, in addition to fighting against the current to...