X

This website uses cookies.

This website uses cookies to improve user experience. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Cookie Policy.

I agree
Learn More
Great Geek Gifts in the Technabob Shop!Get Technabob Daily: Join our Mailing List! | Follow Us: Facebook | Twitter
Awesomer Media Sites: THE AWESOMER | MIGHTYMEGA | 95OCTANE
subscribe to our rss feedsubscribe via e-mailfollow technabob on twittertechnabob facebook fan pageGoogle+follow us in feedly
Follow Us:
Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob

RURO: The Cutest Robot You’ve Ever Seen!

by Range
Advertisement

This robot is probably too cute to be used as an effective security ‘bot, but it does have some interesting features for an educational robot. RURO the robot was designed to teach kids about recycling.

ruro japan security education recycling robot

RURO was designed by grade-school kids and sponsored by Osaka’s business community. A contest to design the robot drew in over 1,600 submissions from 5th and 6th graders. It stands about 2 feet tall and can play recorded messages as greetings, too. On top of teaching kids, RURO has a built-in siren and spinning light to scare off any thieves that it detects.

While it may be able to detect thieves, it won’t be able to pursue them very quickly, and it’s definitely not imposing enough to ward them off anyhow.

[via PlasticPals]




Comments are closed for posts older than 90 days.

More from Awesomer Media...

theawesomer logo
2017 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport Air Jordan XXXI Put Your Oxygen Mask on First Old Man Strength 95octane logo
BMW M5 Pure Metal Silver Limited Edition Alfa Romeo May Kill 4C by 2020: NOOOOOOOOOOOO Review: 2016 GMC Canyon SLE Diesel X-Wing Fighter Carship Stays on Target mightymega logo
Propel Star Wars Battle Quads Quadcopters Latest Suicide Squad Trailer Is All About The Joker Hot Toys Star Wars VII Rey Resistance 1/6 Scale Action Figure What Was Cut from Rey’s Vision in The Force Awakens?
Advertisement