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Table Tennis Champion To Face Off Against Robot In March

02/17/2014, We can measure things like speed, reaction time, strength, and so on, but can we really measure the human spirit and determination? Perhaps will we find out next month as world famous table tennis player, Timo Boll, will be going head-to-head with Kuka KR...

Termite-Inspired Robots Build Without Supervision

02/13/2014, There is nothing quite like nature itself to provide the kind of inspiration for humanity to improve itself. After all, was it not the thought of soaring in the skies with the rest of the birds that led man to create the aeroplane? Well, this time around,...

Robot Helps Ferry Sniper Casualties To Safety

02/13/2014, There are times in life when a particular experience would actually jolt us into action, and in July 2012, Ahmad Haidar saw a young man die at the hands of a Syrian army sniper. the first shot hit the victim in the leg, before the second shot hit the man...

iPhone App Keeps You Updated On Drone Strikes

02/12/2014, Would it be somewhat morbid if you could download an app that would basically track drone kills conducted over in the Middle East? After all reading about the death and carnage caused by war in the newspapers alone is a little disconcerting, let alone...

UAE Intends To Use Delivery Drones As Well

02/10/2014, Will drones take over the world eventually? Perhaps, or perhaps not. A Skynet-like experience from the Terminator movie franchise should still be some ways off, but this does not mean that society could eventually make the move to accept drones to perform...

Air Hockey Robot Built With 3D Printer And PS3 Camera Assistance

02/09/2014, There is still some life left yet in the PS3 camera, so do not even think about ditching it at the moment. If you have always loved a spot of air hockey, then you would be more than pleased to hear that a designer decided to make use of parts from a 3D...

Dyson To Invest £5m In Robotic Vision Laboratory

02/09/2014, Dyson is a name familiar to consumers as the company has been known recently for their bladeless fans as well as vacuum cleaners, and now it looks like the company could be considering given the Roomba robotic vacuum cleaner a run for its money as they...

Pay A Visit To The Museum Via A Robot

02/09/2014, Some folks absolutely adore museums, while others would far prefer to spend their time elsewhere than look at relics from the past. Here is a novel method of changing your perspective on museum visits – apparently, the Tate museum over in London has...

ERWIN, The Emotion Robot With An Intelligent Network

02/06/2014, Just how smart can a robot get? I suppose that question can only be answered by the creator of the robot. Apart from that, we would also hope to see robots being able to identify with us humans when it comes to this thing called “emotion”, but...

Tumbleweed Robot Could Prevent Deserts From Happening

02/04/2014, As the human population explodes across the globe, there are certain areas where we live which is more prone to the desertification process, which has proven itself to be quite a massive headache to clear up. Basically the core “ingredients” are there...

Lockheed Martin Autonomous Road Convoy Demonstrated

02/03/2014, Lockheed Martin has announced that it has demonstrated the capability of having a convoy made of multiple types of vehicles go from one place to the other and pass what the company calls “real world” obstacles like passing vehicles, other cars,...

uArm Robot Could Be A Relative Of Iron Man’s Dummy

01/29/2014, Remember Dummy, the robotic arm from the Iron Man movies? Well, don’t you think that it would be cool if you had something like that in real life helping you out throughout your entire day? The uArm robot from China could very well be the answer to this...

Drone Shield Alerts You Of Nearby Drones

01/28/2014, Drones could very well end up as the next big thing, as we have seen some pretty interesting drones make an appearance in recent times. The thing is, a new question concerning the privacy of folks around you is raised – will drones that are equipped...