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Telesar V Is A Robot That Can Be Controlled In Virtual Reality

10/04/2017, [CEATEC 2017] Being able to control robots remotely has always been possible, like we’ve seen with drones, bomb disposal robots, and so on. However recently researchers have actually explored the idea of potentially using virtual reality (VR) to control...

This Tiny Robotic Stormtrooper Can Recognize Faces

10/03/2017, Ever wanted your own army of Stormtroopers to alert you of unwanted visitors? Short of hiring a small army of bodyguards dressed in Stormtrooper uniform, UBTECH Robotics might have a slightly cheaper solution as the company has recently taken the wraps...

Honda’s Disaster Relief Robot Can Climb Ladders

10/03/2017, Disaster relief presents tough challenges. People who take part in relief efforts have to take care about not ending up in a bad situation themselves. Robots don’t face this dilemma which is why we can expect them to play a greater role in relief...

VR Could Be Used To Control Robots From Virtual Cockpits

10/03/2017, Virtual reality (VR) might seem like a pretty obvious candidate when it comes to entertainment, but recently we have been discovering that VR can also be used for educational purposes. For example companies like Walmart are using VR to train employees,...

DJI’s ‘Privacy Mode’ Now Available To Drone Owners

10/02/2017, Back in August, drone maker DJI announced that they will be introducing a new privacy mode for their drones. Basically what this meant is that drone owners could operate their drones without data being transferred back to DJI’s servers, so for those...

FAA To Restrict Drones From Flying Around Certain US Landmarks

09/28/2017, If you’re a drone owner in the US and you’re looking to fly your drone around some of the famous landmarks in the US, you might want to take note that the FAA has recently announced that they will be restricting drones from flying around certain...

Wandercraft Creates An Exoskeleton That Helps Paraplegics Walk

09/28/2017, We have seen in various sci-fi movies how in the future, it could be that we will be outfitted with robotic body parts to replace our missing ones, or to help us perform certain tasks better. For now such technology does exist in the form of exoskeleton...

Parrot’s Mambo FPV Drone Let’s You Fly It First-Person Style

09/15/2017, If you’re looking to experience what it’s like to fly a drone in a first-person perspective, then you might be interested to learn that Parrot has taken the wraps off its latest drone, the Parrot Mambo FPV which will allow drone owners to fly the...

This Cute Little Robotic Puppy Can Tell If You Have Stinky Feet

09/15/2017, In Asian culture, taking off your shoes when you enter someone’s home appears to be a rather common practice. In some cultures like Japan, it goes even further as there are instances where you will have to take off your shoes when entering into a...

UN’s Aviation Agency Looking To Establish Global Drone Registry

09/10/2017, The idea of registering drones with the government isn’t new, and in fact the idea was implemented by the US a couple of years ago, with similar ideas being considered by Russia, and alternative concepts being looked at by countries such as the UK, all...

DJI’s New Mavic Pro Platinum Promises Longer & Quieter Flights

09/01/2017, #IFA2017 – The problem with drones is that their flight times tend to be quite short, and not to mention they are incredibly noisy due to the blades whirring. However DJI is hoping to solve that with their latest announcement at IFA 2017 where the...

Robot Programed To Conduct Buddhist Funeral Rites

08/23/2017, There’s a growing concern that robots will eventually replace humans. Many industrial jobs have already been lost due to the advancement of robotic technology and it seems that robots might end up replacing humans for administering funeral rites as...

DJI Spark Gets Mandatory Firmware Update, Won’t Fly Unless Updated

08/22/2017, Given that drones are basically robots with fast-spinning rotary blades that can fly high up in the sky, clearly there are safety issues to be considered since you don’t want these drones to fall out of the sky and land on someone’s head. This is why...

OnePlus And DJI Announce Back To School Bundles

08/16/2017, What does OnePlus and DJI have in common? Both of them have drones, and it looks like both companies are now teaming up to offer customers back to school bundles in which users can choose from a variety of bundles to suit their needs, whether they are...