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Startup Company Uses Drones To Fend Of Poachers

01/14/2014, Drones, for the most part, have been thought of as instruments for spying and war, but they can be used for many different things as well, such as delivery of goods which is what Amazon had in mind, and they can also be used for good as well, which is...

Rex ARM-Powered Robot Controller Board

01/13/2014, Everyone loves robots, don’t you think so? After all, the very idea of robots helping us humans to make our lives a whole lot more efficient has been around for quite some time now, so much so that even robots are able to serve us burritos now. How do...

Burritobox Launches Burrito-Making Robots

01/12/2014, How does having robots make your lunch for you sound? One thing is for sure though, you will eliminate some of the possible hygiene issues such as a worker who had just scratched the crack of his rear end before fulfilling your order, or perhaps found...

WowWee Develops MiP Toys

01/09/2014, [CES 2014] The folks over at WowWee have churned out their fair share of high tech toys in the past, and this year is no different for them as well. Apparently, WowWee has been working alongside UCSD (University of California in San Diego), where this...

KEECKER Connected Robot Unveiled

01/06/2014, [CES 2014] KEECKER happens to be a Paris-based company that intends to bring the future forward, by introducing a new connected robot (which will hopefully be smart, too) at CES 2014. Boasting of a unique functionality that will hopefully alter the way we...

The Rydis H68 Robot Is Both A Vacuum And A Mop

01/05/2014, [CES 2014] When it comes to robotic house cleaners, the Roomba name is probably one that is familiar to a lot of us, but let’s not forget that there are other alternatives readily available in the market, and one of them is Moneual, a company which has...

Parrot Unveils MiniDrone And Jumping Sumo Robots

01/05/2014, [CES 2014] Parrot is a company that is known for its robotic products, as we have seen the past with its AR.Drone offering, and it looks like Parrot has no plans of slowing down because at CES 2014, the company has taken the wraps off two new robots in...

NASA Engineers Use Oculus Rift And Kinect 2 To Control Robots

12/27/2013, We have seen the Oculus Rift used for more immersive gaming experiences, and while the Kinect was designed for gaming in mind, it has also managed to find use in non-gaming environments, which is why it is no surprise to find that NASA has managed to find...

Kirobo Robot Carries Out First Space Chat Ever

12/20/2013, Kirobo, a robot that has been sent to space in August this year, has carried out a mission that will sit well with curious onlookers and observers. Footage has been released that depicted the first humanoid robot ever in space actually carrying out a...

FedEx Non-chalant About Drone Deliveries

12/19/2013, Drone deliveries could be the next big thing when it comes to courier services. Just ask Amazon with their Amazon Prime Air program, as well as UPS and DHL who are looking into the possible integration with their existing services. How about FedEx who has...

Google Acquires Boston Dynamics

12/14/2013, Google and robotics do seem to be a rather potent combination, and we have just received word that Google’s robotics division has expanded themselves by picking up Boston Dynamics. Yes sir, Boston Dynamics happens to be that company which churns out...

Polycom RealPresence in the new Anybots Q(X) Virtual Presence

12/12/2013, Last week I was invited to Polycom’s annual Holiday event where the Anybots Q(X) Virtual Presence was shown for the first time. We all remember Anybots cute QB robot that featured a very small display and 2 big “eyes” where the camera was hidden....

CHIMP Robot To Compete In Disaster Response Contest

12/12/2013, Robots are here to stay, or so it seems. There is a robot known as CHIMP which is human sized, and it is the result of a collaboration by Carnegie Mellon’s University’s National Robotics Engineering Center in Lawrenceville. The CHIMP robot will...