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Kuratas mech robot for sale for $1.25 million

10/26/2012, In July this year, we were looking into the Kuratas mech robot which was literally a giant among men, standing tall at 3.8 meters and making sure even someone like the Undertaker would cower in fear when faced with this 5-ton behemoth. Back then, there...

Panasonic dry head spa robot prototype

10/26/2012, Panasonic has come up with a prototype of a dry head spa robot, where there might be possible plans down the road that could see this prototype robot attached to a desk or bath. It will rely on robot hand technology which was used previously in their hair...

CHARLI-2 robot does Gangnam Style dance

10/23/2012, One cannot seem to run or hide away from the Gangnam Style dance fever, where the human overseers of the CHARLI-2 robot has decided to program it to dance to the tune of South Korean rapper Psy’s viral hit song. Granted, a robot does not really fare...

Autom robot wants you to trim the fat

10/18/2012, When it comes to the battle of the bulge, there is a major front to fight on in the coming months – the Christmas season, where it is a free-for-all situation as you visit friends and host parties, seeing those valuable gym visits whittle away while...

New Romo version ends up as Kickstarter project

10/16/2012, We did talk about the Romo smartphone bot at the end of last year, and nearly a year later, it is time for an update, which is why Romotive, the company behind Romo has decided to make the latest version of Romo as a Kickstarter project. Not only that,...

X1 exoskeletal robot suit for astronauts

10/15/2012, When you are in space, the lack of gravity means stuff would be floating around unless they are strapped down or tied somewhere, and it does give you the illusion that you’re far stronger than normal as you handle a floating safe which you normally...

Robot wheelchair “grows” legs, climbs stairs

10/15/2012, If there is one thing the modern day wheelchair cannot do, it would be to climb up stairs. Of course, all of that might very well change for the better in the future, as the Chiba Institute of Technology saw a group of researchers led by Shuro Nakajima...

Zuru Robo Fish won’t go belly up that easily

10/11/2012, Folks who have reared fish in the past as pets know that it is not as simple as letting your finned friends swim in an aquarium without a care in the world. You have got to make sure that the PH levels are correct, with the right kind of temperature as...

Robots to assemble your IKEA furniture

10/11/2012, One thing about bringing home IKEA furniture is this – you will need to do your bit to assemble the particular piece of furniture, and for folks who are not too great when it comes to the assembly instructions, there is help. It will most probably...

Lunar robot Polaris intends to mine water

10/10/2012, Finding water on another planet might be hailed by some to be one of the biggest discoveries of mankind, but they are forgetting that it takes far more than just the presence of water to support theories that there is life outside of earth. Well, a...

Admiral Ackbar cosplay outfit goes high tech

10/08/2012, We do know that Halloween is coming your way, but have you made the necessary preparations to meet it head on and scare the kids away with rotten candy and superior horror special effects? If you have answered in the affirmative, then you might want to...

Thermite firefighting robot is a world’s first

10/04/2012, Among the heroes of 9/11 would be the brave firefighters who did not think much of their own safety, and ultimately, lives, as they worked tirelessly to search for survivors among the carnage. Well, firefighting is definitely far from being the safest job...