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Category: Robots

Transformers Bumblebee Xbox 360 Slim Casemod is More than Meets the Eye

Transformers Bumblebee Xbox 360 Slim Casemod is More than Meets the Eye
If you are a fan of casemods, the Transformers, and the Xbox 360, you had better get ready to have your mind blown. A dude named Mark Bongo has created a very cool casemod for his…
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Samsung Christmas Ad: Need a Hug? There’s an Android Tablet for That

Samsung Christmas Ad: Need a Hug? There’s an Android Tablet for That
Samsung takes time out from battling lawsuits to get into the holiday spirit. Strangely enough, the advertisement was commissioned by the Japanese arm of the Korean electronics giant. Called Galaxy X’Mas Hugs, the ad features Hug-chan,…
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Autobot Ukulele: Strumbot in Disguise

Autobot Ukulele: Strumbot in Disguise
If you know someone who’s a Transformers fan, and who also knows how to play string instruments, I think I just took care of your entire Christmas list for you. Yep, it’s a ukulele, fashioned in…
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Dream Robo Climbs Ladders, Soon Tall Buildings

Dream Robo Climbs Ladders, Soon Tall Buildings
Osaka-based company Muscle Corporation along with a few other Japanese companies have developed a humanoid robot that can climb up and down ladders. Tall buildings are no longer a safe haven for humans to hide in.…
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Quadrotors Build a Building

Quadrotors Build a Building
Who’d have thought that flying robots could someday create buildings? But as crazy as it sounds, our quadrotor-loving friends over at the Swiss Federal Institute Institute of Technology already have proven it’s possible.…
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Wave Glider Autonomous Robot Ship Fleet: Ready to Invade Your Shores

Wave Glider Autonomous Robot Ship Fleet: Ready to Invade Your Shores
On November 17th, Liquid Robotics launched four of its Wave Gliders from San Francisco. These are autonomous robotic ships that will brave the seas all alone, with no support vessels.…
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Talking Portal 2 Plush Turret Doesn’t Hate You, Just Wants Your Hugs

Talking Portal 2 Plush Turret Doesn’t Hate You, Just Wants Your Hugs
If you are a fan of the Portal series, you will be very familiar with the turrets that hang around trying to kill you. ThinkGeek has a new plush turret that talks to you and looks…
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R2-D2 Etched Glass: The Droid You are Drinking from

R2-D2 Etched Glass: The Droid You are Drinking from
If you want to buy me something nice for the holidays, I think I just found it. I would definitely be happy with a set of these intricately-etched R2-D2 glasses from Japan. This isn’t some cheap…
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Robot Learns to Recognize Its Own Reflection, Has Great Grasp of Pronouns Too

Robot Learns to Recognize Its Own Reflection, Has Great Grasp of Pronouns Too
After using the robot as a gesture-controlled music player, the makers of Qbo have set higher goals for their highly programmable robot. By equipping a Qbo unit with object recognition capabilities, they were able to teach…
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Soft and Flexible Robot Crawls Like a Starfish

Soft and Flexible Robot Crawls Like a Starfish
This Gumby-looking robot is the work of Harvard scientists, led by professor George M. Whitesides. It’s a flexible robot that can wiggle and worm through tight spaces. Like under your door, that tiny crack under your…
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Darpa FastRunner Robot: Who’s the Fastest of Them All?

Darpa FastRunner Robot: Who’s the Fastest of Them All?
Did you ever think that people would make a robot inspired by an ostrich? Well DARPA has those kinds of people and they think that their ‘bot will beat all others in terms of speed and…
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Vstone RPC-S1 Robot Has its Big Googly Eyes on You

Vstone RPC-S1 Robot Has its Big Googly Eyes on You
Real robots are far from cheap, and usually they are big and bulky so that they can be used for research and manufacturing. Not all research bots are massive things though, some are small like the…
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Robot Prison Guards Headed to Korean Jails

Robot Prison Guards Headed to Korean Jails
South Korea is set to test some new robot prison guards in their jails by as early as next year. The idea is to free up some of the human guards for other duties. The question…
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Cup Noodle Robotimer is the Most Awesome Thing to Come out of Japan in Years

Cup Noodle Robotimer is the Most Awesome Thing to Come out of Japan in Years
Japan is known for numerous technological innovations over the years, but none has ever made such an impact on me as this. This miracle of modern  technology is the world’s first fully robotic Cup Noodle timer.…
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BBC Develops Daleks That Are Controlled by Doctor Who Episodes

BBC Develops Daleks That Are Controlled by Doctor Who Episodes
Daleks just got even scarier. The fine folks at the BBC’s R&D division have created a system in which Daleks in front of a TV can mimic the actions of the Daleks on the screen. In…
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Simroid Dental Training Robot: Open Wide and Say Eee-aaaah!!!

Simroid Dental Training Robot: Open Wide and Say Eee-aaaah!!!
Being a dentist must be the weirdest job ever. You are looking into people’s gaping mouths all day and sticking your fingers in there poking around and drilling teeth up like they are Dexter doing some…
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