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Tag: Robot

Ford’s Robot DJ Drops the Beats

Ford’s Robot DJ Drops the Beats
Ford introduced the all-new 2018 Ford Fiesta in style. The event took place in a big warehouse that they disguised as a club in Germany, so they did what anyone would have done. They had a…

Atlas Humanoid Robot Can Now Walk over Tricky Terrain

Atlas Humanoid Robot Can Now Walk over Tricky Terrain
Researchers at the Institute for Human & Machine Cognition have programmed Boston Dynamics’ Atlas humanoid robot to walk over partial footholds thanks to a new balancing algorithm. Essentially this means that it can handle rougher terrain…
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Orpheus Sad Music Machine Robot

Orpheus Sad Music Machine Robot
Build your own robot. Not the evil killer kind that scientists like building, but a cool robot buddy for your desk. You can assemble this DIY robot from a kit from laser-cut wood pieces. He looks…

Errant Robot Injures Human

Errant Robot Injures Human
When robots attack, people get hurt. It is a sad glimpse into our doomed future. The latest incident involves a robot that is marketed as an educational tool. Educational? More like Dead-ucational. Am I right? Image…

BALLU Robot is Part Balloon and Part Crane

BALLU Robot is Part Balloon and Part Crane
Normally, humanoid robots creep me out a bit, but Ballu doesn’t. I mean it’s hard to be scared of something that reminds me more than a little of those junky balloon toys with feet KFC used…

Life-like Lara Croft Sex Robot Coming Soon: That Sounds Wrong

Life-like Lara Croft Sex Robot Coming Soon: That Sounds Wrong
Now that I have the attention of every pervy basement dwelling freak, you’ll be happy to know that the CEO of a sex doll company has hinted that a Lara Croft sex bot could soon be…

This Humanoid Robot Does Pushups, Sweats

This Humanoid Robot Does Pushups, Sweats
One of the major problems with robots is heat. If things get too hot it can start to affect performance. And while robots have a variety of active cooling systems, they can always be improved upon.…

Electropollock Robot Uses Music to Paint

Electropollock Robot Uses Music to Paint
Dmitry Morozov created Electropollock, a modern-day homage to American expressionist painter Jackson Pollock, famous for his drippy, abstract paintings. Morozov’s robot uses a similar method to get paint onto the rolling canvas, but the finished work…

Skryf Robot Prints Messages with Sand

Skryf Robot Prints Messages with Sand
Skryf is a unique robotic vehicle built by artist Gijs van Bon. As it moves slowly along the ground, it writes temporary messages using sand. The text will gradually fade away because it is exposed to…

Hitachi’s EMIEW3 Robot Helps Travellers at Tokyo’s Haneda Airport

Hitachi’s EMIEW3 Robot Helps Travellers at Tokyo’s Haneda Airport
If you find yourself at Tokyo’s Haneda Airport and get lost, just keep an eye out for Hitachi’s EMIEW3 robot, who is more than happy to help. This adorable talking robot will keep you on track…

Simone Giertz’s Robot Applies 1000 Layers of Lipstick

Simone Giertz’s Robot Applies 1000 Layers of Lipstick
Simone Giertz is at it again, not that she ever really stops making crappy robots that do crappy things. That’s what we like about her. This time she wanted to be part of YouTube’s 100-layer club,…

Disney Invents a One-legged Robot That Hops Like a Crazy Pogo Stick

Disney Invents a One-legged Robot That Hops Like a Crazy Pogo Stick
Disney’s research branch just revealed a crazy robot that can hop on a single leg. It doesn’t need a tether either, and has an on-board power source and controller. Now they just need to scale it…

Toyota KIROBO Mini Robot Wants to Be Your Driving Co-Pilot

Toyota KIROBO Mini Robot Wants to Be Your Driving Co-Pilot
Driving can get lonely. It helps to have a companion. Even if it isn’t human. That’s why Toyota has announced that it’ll sell its KIROBO Mini “communication partner robot” starting at the end of this year.…

NASA RASSOR 2.0 Rover Struts Its Stuff

NASA RASSOR 2.0 Rover Struts Its Stuff
NASA calls its RASSOR 2.0 rover “a blue collar robot.” That’s because it gets down and dirty and is tough as nails. It digs, it climbs, it flips over. It’s a real workhorse. It is an…

Deltu Robot Plays Games with Humans on an iPad

Deltu Robot Plays Games with Humans on an iPad
Deltu is is a project from designer Alexia Lechot at ECAL. It is an expressive delta robot that will interact with humans by playing games on an iPad, which is an interesting diversion from robots trying…

Boston Dynamics’ Atlas Humanoid Robot Balances on One Foot

Boston Dynamics’ Atlas Humanoid Robot Balances on One Foot
Despite years of trying, humanoid robots still have problems staying upright, especially in unusual situations, but they are making some progress. Check out this video showing Boston Dynamics’ Atlas robot balancing on one foot on the…
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