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Tmsuk T34 Security Robot Captures Intruders With a Net

01/26/2009, When you hear the words security and robots, you might think about surveillance robots, armed with a webcam (an infra-red one, when they are fancy). The T34 can do better than that and throw a net at the intruder. We’re not sure how efficient this...

Tmsuk T-34 Plays Role Of Retarius

01/23/2009, Remember the glory days of Rome and bloody battles fought in the Colosseum? Gladiators go up against each other, individuals who want nothing more than remain alive for another day giving their all to achieve that objective. The retarius is one of the...

Rumor Of Robotic Princess Masako

01/13/2009, You know how huge the robotics industry in Japan is like, and here is something to think about. Japan’s Crown Princess Masako apparently made a rare public appearance with other members of the royal family to greet and wave to crowds gathered at the...

G-Dog Robot Kit

12/28/2008, Those who have already seen what the G-Dog can do will be disappointed to know that this robot cannot be purchased in the US. Below is an excerpt on its capabilities and a little bit of its technological background. Nine small RS304MD servos (new command...

EI-E Robot Helps Elderly Out

12/02/2008, As we grow older, many of our body parts start to shut down, regardless of whether you are rich or poor. The EI-E robot could help those who suffer from motor impairments in the future once all the kinks have been ironed out. It is not able to function in...

Honda Experimental Walking Assist Device

11/07/2008, We all know just how well the Honda Asimo can walk, but here is a device that works with humans and not just on robots. The experimental walking assist device will help support bodyweight while reducing the load on a user’s legs when walking, going...

iPhone Robot Ambles Along

11/06/2008, We’ve seen an iPhone hack that hooks it up to a physical keyboard before, and here’s another mod that loses the keyboard, but is able to move about on wheels. Apart from a jailbroken iPhone 3G that runs on Ruby code, it also features :- An...

Recon Scout Throwable Robot

10/31/2008, You can run, but you definitely can’t hide – not when you have the Recon Scout robot hot on your trail. This might look like a technologically advanced dumbbell at first glance, but it actually does something totally different from building up...

Pentagon To Build Multi-Robot Pursuit System

10/23/2008, The Pentagon has issued a request to its contractors to develop a new Multi-Robot Pursuit System that is able to “search for and detect a non-cooperative human.” This basically means robots have been built in order to hunt down humans just...

Remote Control Mechagodzilla Targets Kids And Young At Heart

10/21/2008, If you have a fetish for giant monsters ravaging the skylines of Tokyo, then perhaps this RC Mechagodzilla is your cup of tea. An amalgamation between a nuclear terror and modern robotics, the remote-controlled Mechagodzilla stands at 20″ tall,...

Scarab Robot To Work On The Moon

10/15/2008, A team of researchers from the Carnegie Mellon University have managed to come up with the Scarab robot, a fully autonomous prospector machine that relies on laser scanners to navigate the unforgiving terrain of the moon, using a radioactive power source...

Kota The Triceratops Available For Order

10/08/2008, Finally, you will be able to keep your kid happy this Christmas without really breaking the bank thanks to the $300 Kota the Triceratops robot. Standing 3 feet tall, it won’t run into a berserker rage and break all the fine china in your home, but...

Repliee R-1 Robot Is All Creepy

10/07/2008, Little kids in horror movies playing the devil’s advocate are chillingly creepy to say the least, and both Red and White Queens in the Resident Evil movies are pretty good examples. As for the Repliee R-1, she could be passed off as some...