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Category: Robots

Next Generation NAO Robots Ready to Take Over the World

Next Generation NAO Robots Ready to Take Over the World
The French company Aldebaran Robotics just released their next generation NAO mini-humanoid robot, which boasts a bunch of new features that will make it quite formidable. The compact ‘bot stands 1′ 10″ high, and “sees” using…
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Autom The Diet Robot Now Shipping, Keeps You from Cheating (on Your Food)

Autom The Diet Robot Now Shipping, Keeps You from Cheating (on Your Food)
Autom is a little robot that is designed to help you lose weight by being a good buddy and coach. The robot will talk to you every day and get to know your habits, then react…
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Build Your Own Custom Robot Avatar at My Robot Nation

Build Your Own Custom Robot Avatar at My Robot Nation
Ever wanted your very own robot? I’m not talking about one that can do your bidding for you, rather a tiny robotic avatar, customized to your liking. Well if that’s what you’re seeking, today is your…
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Six Legged Insect Robot Picks Up Prey in Its Jaws of Death

Six Legged Insect Robot Picks Up Prey in Its Jaws of Death
It’s a good week for hexapod robots around here. First, we had the awesome Morphex transforming robot, and now we have this guy. It’s a six-legged robot that is dextrous enough to use two of its…
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Morphex Robot: Spherical Hexapod Robot Creeps Into Our Lives

Morphex Robot: Spherical Hexapod Robot Creeps Into Our Lives
The MorpHex Robot, much like a Transformer, is more than meets the eye. It’s a ball. It’s a bot. It transforms and then skitters around like a creepy crab. It also dances and can interact with…
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Doctor Who Bump-N-Go Cybermat Toy Literally Shows No Teeth

Doctor Who Bump-N-Go Cybermat Toy Literally Shows No Teeth
The following post is from Technabob guest writer Jack Kieffer of Cool Gizmo Toys, a site that loves geeky products as well as Pandas. The site isn’t about Pandas, but those are pretty awesome anyway. Diehard…
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Robots Pop Popcorn and Fix a Sandwich

Robots Pop Popcorn and Fix a Sandwich
You know, there might be a day sometime in my life where robots performing mundane tasks will no longer be a novelty, and they’ll just be part of our everyday lives. But until that day, I’m…
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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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