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Category: Robots

Denso Five-Axis Robot Serves Ice Cream

Denso Five-Axis Robot Serves Ice Cream
I am not a germophobe by any means, but if I had the option of that pimple faced teen in the mall scooping my ice cream or getting it from a robot lacking the extra skin…
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RIBA II Robot Carries Frail Humans, Doesn’t Pile Them Like Cordwood

RIBA II Robot Carries Frail Humans, Doesn’t Pile Them Like Cordwood
News of the RIBA II robot has been around for quite a while, but I don’t think we’ve really had a quality video of it in action until now. The bot is designed to work in…
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Passive Walking Robot Walks on Its Own

Passive Walking Robot Walks on Its Own
If you thought that you would be okay just running away from robots, think again. This one won’t get tired, won’t run out of power and won’t stop until it catches you. That’s because it’s walking…
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Primer-V2 Robot Rides a Bike, No Training Wheels Needed

Primer-V2 Robot Rides a Bike, No Training Wheels Needed
We’ve seen robots that are capable of riding bikes (and unicycles) before, but usually they are slower than this guy. PRIMER-V2 also seems to have a ton of confidence. It’s crazy how good this little ‘bot…
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Rotundus GroundBot: Rolling Surveillance Robot from the Future

Rotundus GroundBot: Rolling Surveillance Robot from the Future
I don’t know why robotics experts haven’t thought of this before, but this tire-like surveillance robot is the way to go for mobile and autonomous operations. Even better since it looks like it’s right out of…
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Beeri: Siri-Controlled Robot Serves Beer

Beeri: Siri-Controlled Robot Serves Beer
Apple’s Siri voice assistant is quite clever and very accommodating, but it can’t make things happen in the real world. Not yet anyway. But when combined with Arduino, it’s capable of just about anything. Like controlling…
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This Robot Plays Angry Birds For You So You Can Do… Nothing

This Robot Plays Angry Birds For You So You Can Do… Nothing
Robots have been a part of human culture and imagination for a long time. Ever since we were kids, we were entertained by cartoon shows that had robots in them, like Richie Rich’s Irona and the…
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DARPA’s Phoenix Assimilates Other Satellites

DARPA’s Phoenix Assimilates Other Satellites
DARPA has had some wild ideas, but any time I hear something from the agency that seems really improbable, I don’t discount them completely. Those cats at the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency have a way…
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Q-14 Reconnaissance Robot: And it Was All Yellow…

Q-14 Reconnaissance Robot: And it Was All Yellow…
The Q-14 Reconnaissance Robot was built by John Neiner for Starship Modeler’s Yellow contest way back in 2007, but it’s still just as cool as the day it was created. The robot definitely looks like an…
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Teotronico, the Well Dressed Robot Pianist

Teotronico, the Well Dressed Robot Pianist
Some robots build cars in a factory, some rescue people during disasters and some just want to have fun. Teotronico just likes to get dressed up and play some piano for his human audience. This 19-fingered,…
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FoamBot Builds More Robots Out of Foam

FoamBot Builds More Robots Out of Foam
Robots that have the capability to build other robots sound pretty freaky. I mean, there have been so many sci-fi movies released that somehow all end up having the same basic storyline: man invents powerful robot,…
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Senseless Drawing Bot: Truth in Advertising

Senseless Drawing Bot: Truth in Advertising
With silly product names like “Wii”, “PSVita”, “Siri”, and “Xperia,” sometimes it’s nice to be able to look at the name of something, and then when you see it, you say “that’s exactly what I expected”. …
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CubeStormer II LEGO Robot Now Holds World Record for Solving the Rubik’s Cube

CubeStormer II LEGO Robot Now Holds World Record for Solving the Rubik’s Cube
I can’t solve a Rubik’s Cube to save my life. Robots don’t have that problem. There are smart humans out there that can solve it fast though. The current official human record for a Rubik’s cube…
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Robot Programmed to Pick Up Poop: It’s Sh*t Like This That Will Bring Skynet on Our Asses

Robot Programmed to Pick Up Poop: It’s Sh*t Like This That Will Bring Skynet on Our Asses
The nerds at the University of Pennsylvania’s GRASP Laboratory seem to be fond of acronyms. As you may have guessed, GRASP itself is an acronym for General Robotics, Automation, Sensing & Perception. These are the guys…
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Blaster Transformer Speaker Booms His Way into Our Hearts

Blaster Transformer Speaker Booms His Way into Our Hearts
If you’re a fan of Transformers, you probably already known that Blaster is an Autobot who spends his days disguised as a boom box. This handmade version of the Audiobot Autobot looks like he’d fit in…
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Raytheon Heavy Lifter Prototype: Is Anyone Else Thinking of Aliens?

Raytheon Heavy Lifter Prototype: Is Anyone Else Thinking of Aliens?
This Raytheon-Sarcos modified DitchWitch is basically lifter with large robotic arms, allowing the operator to lift and manipulate large loads. It reminds me a lot of those robots in the movie Aliens. This robot could someday…
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