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Mini bots used to map out building interiors

05/16/2011, Some researchers over at the Georgia Institute of Technology, University of Pennsylvania and California Institute of Technology/Jet Propulsion Laboratory are developing a new way to map out building interiors quickly and accurately; by using tiny,...

NAO robot avoids obstacles autonomously

05/16/2011, The NAO robot that we’ve seen in the past (having received a sexier body, in addition to playing nice with Kinect) is back in the limelight – thanks to researchers at the Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg’s Humanoid Robots Lab. The...

DLR Hand Arm System is super strong

05/13/2011, Some researchers over at the German Aerospace Center (DLR) have managed to come up with a super advanced arm that is tougher than it looks. At first glance, all the exposed joints and electronics make the look arm fragile, especially when you find out it...

RoboDynamics Luna robot helps you around the pad

05/12/2011, Japan is said to be the country with the highest number of robots that “live” alongside humans, and today, you can add another to the list, never mind if you are living outside of the Land of the Rising Sun. We are talking about...

Drone tested for agricultural use

05/09/2011, A bunch of Oregon researchers have started to run tests on a bunch of drones in the field of agricultural use. Once you take a look at them, they might be enough to interest the inner radio-control geek in you – after all, we are talking about a...

POLYRO open source robot laughs in the face of a tight budget

05/04/2011, With our country’s economy nosediving without much signs of recovery, it makes perfect sense for someone to come up with cost effective and affordable items – even where robots are concerned. POLYRO (oPen sOurce friendLY RObot) will make the...

Puppy Robotic concept cleaning dog squad is adorably cute

05/04/2011, A Korean designer named Hyun-Seok Kim has recently come up with a concept for a new robot floor cleaner and no, it’s not the Roomba. Maybe if you split the Roomba into four robots and add a pinch of cuteness. Called the Puppy Robotic, this cleaning...