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Denso X-Mobility – Worth Delivering Beer To You

10/08/2014, [CEATEC 2014] So, the rest of the household is not really that keen on you barking orders to the rest of the family members to bring you a cold one from time to time, as you would only do so for yourself whenever there is a break in the game. Perhaps it...

Denso Den-Oute Kun Robot Arm Handles Shogi Matches With Aplomb

10/08/2014, [CEATEC 2014] We have seen our fair share of robots over here at CEATEC this year, and while some of them are more meant for promotional purposes than being practical, others, like the Den-Oute Kun from Denso, happens to have a decent reason for existing....

Murata Cheerleaders In The Flesh

10/07/2014, [CEATEC 2014] It can be rather difficult to find someone who does not love robots, especially when one takes into consideration just how far modern day technology has come. Murata, while not exactly being a household name in Japan at this point in time,...

Aisin Seiki Robotic Wheelchair

10/07/2014, [CEATEC 2014] Getting around when you are disabled or have an injured leg or hip can be quite a challenge, which is why wheelchair technology has developed a fair bit over the years. In fact, we did take a look at the WHILL smart wheelchair yesterday, and...

Omron Unleashes Beast Of A Ping Pong Robot

10/07/2014, [CEATEC 2014] When it comes to robotic movement, it can be quite a challenge to ensure that a robot is able to know where it is going, figure out just what kind of obstacles are ahead of it, and react accordingly. Hence, for Omron to come up with this...

Aiko Chihira The Toshiba Communication Android

10/07/2014, [CEATEC 2014] When it comes to getting the message across efficiently, you know for sure that the art of communication can be a rather difficult and challenging one. With so many different backgrounds and experiences that people come from, the clash of...

By The Power Of Skeletonics, Go Forth And Conquer!

10/06/2014, [CEATEC 2014] Japan, the land of robots and anime, and this time around, we have the Skeletonics exoskeleton that was in action. Sure, it looks huge, it looks scary, but what a rush of power one would get if one were to stand inside and actually give it a...

Dancing Velociraptor Shows Off Slick Dance Moves

10/06/2014, [CEATEC 201] Nothing makes a louder statement than that of a robot, and when you have fleshed out the robot in the form of a dinosaur – a velociraptor in this particular instance, you would then have quite a popular character on your hands. TE...

Man Accused Of Shooting Neighbor’s Drone

10/05/2014, Let’s face it – when it comes to regulating something that does a whole lot of flying around while making some noise might not go down well with your neighbors – especially in this day and age where privacy concerns are all the more valid...

Robots Could Help Taste Food In The Future

09/29/2014, Not too long ago, we brought you word on how nanoscience could help to the development of a robot that can taste wine better than the trained and expert human tongue. However, what about food – can the same standards and solutions be applied? The...

Underwater Robot Created For Port Security

09/28/2014, Where there is a will, there is a way. Since time immemorial, there has always been pirates as humans traversed the seven seas, not to mention smugglers who try to bring contraband material from one part of the world to another, and this game of cat and...

The Nixie Is A Wearable Drone For Your Wrist That Can Snap Selfies

09/28/2014, We’re sure you guys have probably come across sci-fi movies or TV shows where a character has a tiny drone that can take off from their wrist. Well if you thought that would be pretty cool to own, you could very well own such a drone in the future. This...

Argentinian Police Uses Drones To Seek Out Tax Evaders

09/26/2014, As drones are becoming cheaper, their usefulness has expanded as well. Now drones can be used by hobbyists, videographers, and let’s not forget law enforcement as well. As it turns out and according to a report from The Telegraph, South American...

Brain Corporation wants to train robots with new OS

09/25/2014, Do you know how hard it is to house-train a robot? Apparently not very. At least, not anymore, thanks to San Diego startup Brain Corporation, and its Brain Operating System, created to help robots learn and develop, much in the same way you’d train a...