Robotics News


Sewbo robot can sew a t-shirt thanks to stiffened fabric

(Tech Xplore)—A robot that sews has attracted attention of a number of sites watching for news in robotics systems. Sewbo has announced what the company says is the world's first robotically ...

Sat 24 Sep 16 from TechXplore

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Now You Can Own A Transformer In Real Life

Technology This one barely does anything besides voiding a BMW's warranty Turkish company Letvision has made a BMW transform into a robot, but not much else.

3 hours ago from Popular Science

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Robots don't have to behave or look like humans

The R2-D2 robot from Star Wars doesn't communicate in human language but is, nevertheless, capable of showing its intentions. For human-robot interaction, the robot does not have to be a true ...

Thu 22 Sep 16 from Phys.org

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Ghost Robotics' Minitaur Quadruped Conquers Stairs, Doors, Fences, and Is Somehow Affordable

This robot uses innovative direct-drive motors go pretty much anywhere

Mon 19 Sep 16 from IEEE Spectrum

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Two-armed drones developed to help with hands-on tasks

(Tech Xplore)—Drones are good for things other than delivering pizzas and sneakers for sure. We are reading more and more about applications intended for public services, for farming, engineering ...

Wed 21 Sep 16 from TechXplore

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Robots Fight NY/NJ Terror Bombs

A NYPD bomb disposal robot handles an unexploded pressure cooker bomb on Sept. 17, 2016 on West 27th Street in New York City. Credit: Lucien Harriot/Getty Images ...

Mon 19 Sep 16 from Discovery News

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Researchers establish a standard for robotic ethics

"Robots should not be designed solely or primarily to kill or harm humans."

Tue 20 Sep 16 from Geek.com

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Can You Arrest a Robot?

During a political rally in Moscow, police reportedly tried to cuff a very unusual suspect.

Mon 19 Sep 16 from MIT Technology Review

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After standoff, LA cops’ bomb disposal robot snatches man’s shotgun

Suspected shooter failed to see or hear robot as it rolled in behind him.

Mon 19 Sep 16 from Arstechnica

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Meet AISOY1 the robot, autism therapy assistant

Researchers at the Universidad Miguel Hernández (UMH) and AISOY Robotics are collaborating to expand the potential of their robot assistant for the treatment of children diagnosed with autism ...

Fri 16 Sep 16 from Phys.org

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