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Man Controls Two Bionic Arms With The Power Of Thought

12/18/2014, It was just yesterday that we talked about a mind-controlled bionic hand, and here we are with double the technology. This is also a DARPA-funded robotic limb which can be controlled through the power of thoughts alone, although we would be dealing with...

PiKit Modular Robot ‘Sees’ And ‘Hears’

12/18/2014, Robots are starting to invade the various spaces of our lives – and this does not mean that such mechanical wonders are going to stop their march anytime soon. No sir, in fact, we continue to see increasing exposure to robots among the younger...

Mind-Controlled Robotic Arm Tested

12/17/2014, DARPA certainly has its fair share of unique projects that are not only interesting, they also happen to have a potentially practical aspect to it all. In fact, the organization has put down some money for a mind-controlled robotic arm that was tested by...

Hector Robot Walks With An Insect Gait

12/17/2014, Scientists from German scientists have developed a new ultralight robot that comes with its fair share of sensors, where it sports an insect-like gait, not to mention the unique ability to be able to climb over objects. Known as “Hector”, this unique...

Nano Drone Set To Debut At CES 2015

12/16/2014, With the FAA intending to have their rules implemented some time in 2017, perhaps you might want to pick up your own drone between now and then since it would be a whole lot more lax at the moment prior to enforcement. However, since there are a fair...

Athena The Robot Paid For Seat On Flight

12/15/2014, There is no free lunch in this world, and neither are there free seats on a plane – not unless you happen to own the airline itself, or are somehow in a position where such perks are afforded to you. While humans are the ones who would fly in the...

Robot That Pushes Buttons The Right Manner

12/15/2014, More often than not, a car is not a purchase that you would make in a jiffy – and neither do you change it at your whim and fancy, unless you are extremely well to do. Having said that, folks tend to keep their care for 10 years or so before...

Navy Unveils Tuna-like Robot

12/14/2014, Work for the U.S. Navy, and you get to see the world, or so the saying goes. The thing is, the folks over at the Navy do seem to have their fair share of toys to play around with, such as a recently tested laser that ought to send chills down the spine of...

Open Worm Project Sees Worm Control Lego Robot

12/14/2014, When we call, nay, insult someone with the term “bird brain”, we are more or less dissing the lack of grey matter up there, which has resulted to some really foolish actions. Perhaps you can boil it down to inexperience or immaturity, it does not...

NASA Surge Robot Showcased

12/14/2014, NASA does have some pretty cool toys that they have unveiled in the past, in addition to other events that have marked pivotal moments of history in the lives of humankind. Having said that, here we are with a brand new robot that will offer the...

Robotic Swarm Demonstrated

12/11/2014, Robots with highly sophisticated AI might spell the end of humanity as we know it, according to the fears expressed by Stephen Hawking, but until that fateful day happens (if ever), we will continue to be amazed as well as amused with the idea of swarming...

Mistletoe Drone Makes Its Way In TGIF Restaurant

12/08/2014, An enclosed area is one of the more difficult and challenging places to fly a drone in, as photographer Georgine Benvenuto can testify to that particular statement. The mistletoe drone that TGI Fridays unleashed over in its Sheepshead Bay, New York...

Carbon Flyer Drone Controlled Via Bluetooth

12/03/2014, Now here is a drone that is rather unique in its own right. The Carbon Flyer hails from Trident Design, where this flying drone will be an ultralight airplane which will fly about using its own power source, and will be controlled through Bluetooth...