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HAMDAS-R robot debones 500 pork ham thighs per hour with X-rays

06/28/2011, Robots are slowly but surely creeping into various aspects of our everyday life, including the workspace. Well, it seems that soon the job of deboning raw meat in freezing temperatures might be handed over to robots – after all, the HAMDAS-R has...

Termes Project: robot constructors of the future

06/21/2011, The first thing that comes to mind when you think about Termites is probably their destructive nature. Well, some scientists from Harvard have come up with a special robot that’s been designed to build stairs. Meant to work in a swarm, this robot...

KIRO robot makes teaching more efficient

06/21/2011, It does seem to us that robots in Japan as well as South Korea are far more advanced compared to the rest of the world, as they do play a very visible role in everyday life as compared to many other developed countries, where robots are relegated to...

Design Feats creates ballerina robot

06/17/2011, The folks over at Design Feats with the aid of artist, Geoffrey Drake-Brockman, have just announced that they are close to completing the creation of four ballerina robots that are capable of mimicking organic human motion. While they haven’t...

FitBot clothes fitting bot now for women

06/10/2011, One of the biggest caveats about shopping online is the fact that you can’t try your clothes before you get them. Most of the time you’ll have to rely on photographs and measurements to judge if something is right for you or not. Well the...

TROBOT 4.0 articulated robot

06/10/2011, The TROBOT is now about to enter its fourth iteration, where this miniature 6-axis articulated robot will come modeled after large industrial & assembly line robots. The whole point of this project? For the fourth generation TROBOT to be built, where...

CanBot proves that Transformers can exist in our world

06/09/2011, Whoever said we’d never live to see Transformers invade our planet probably has never seen what the Japanese folks can come up with in real life. An amateur robot enthusiast Ron Tajima recently took apart a can of beer, added some motors, an...

Blinky the Surgeonator robot turns 5

06/09/2011, Everybody deserves a birthday party – even if you weren’t “born” but created instead. Which is the case with Blinky the Surgeonator. This highly advanced robot that has been responsible for performing over 400 pediatric robot assisted...

Kid’s Walker offers Mech Warrior experience for tiny tots

06/03/2011, Who says that big boys’ toys are reserved for just those who are of legal age to drink? Take a look around you – and see if that little clone of yours doesn’t already own so many gizmos and gadgets that would turn you green with envy...

Juggling robot mesmerizes and is an electronic wonder

05/31/2011, Can you juggle? That is always a skill that I’ve always wanted to acquire, but somehow, my hand-eye co-ordination stops at just a couple of balls, anything more than that and my brain would get scrambled. Robots, however, are capable of juggling and...