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Jibo The Social Robot Is Now Available For Purchase After 3 Years

10/26/2017, About 3 years ago, a project for a home robot called Jibo found its way onto Indiegogo where it managed to raise over $3 million in crowdfunding, making it quite the success story. However if anything Jibo does present itself as an example of why we...

Parrot Launches Drones Aimed At Professionals

10/25/2017, While there are more than a few drone makers out there, it’s safe to say that DJI has the market pretty much cornered. The company makes drones for all sorts of users, ranging from the hobbyist, the enthusiast, and even professionals who might need...

Sony’s New Aibo Robot Dog Might Be Launched Next Month

10/24/2017, It was recently reported that Sony could be coming out with a new robot. The company is believed to be working on the spiritual successor to its popular lineup of Aibo robot dogs that the company released back in the late ’90s and the 2000s....


Sony’s Next Robot Could Be A New Aibo

10/09/2017, Sony’s Aibo robotic dogs had quite the fan following back in the day. While it has been years since the company came out with a successor, it has been hinting about returning to making robots for customers. If a new report is believed, the first...

This Robotic Cat Pillow Wags Its Tail When You Stroke it

10/08/2017, Unfortunately some apartments have rules in which you cannot keep a pet. This means that if you’re someone who grew up with a pet or still own a pet in your current house, you might have some issues with moving in. However at CEATEC 2017, Japanese...

DelivAir Uses Drones To Deliver To People, Not Addresses

10/04/2017, It is clear at the rate things are going, delivery by drones will be the next big thing. This is because unlike trucks or cars, drones can skip traffic which means that it has the potential to reach its destination quicker, which might be ideal for nearby...

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...