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:
Page 1 of 71
next »

Category: Robots

Plow or Snow Blow Your Driveway without Going Outside

Plow or Snow Blow Your Driveway without Going Outside
We have robots that can do annoying chores for us right now. You can buy robots that vacuum for you, gutter-cleaning robots, pool cleaning robots, mopping robots, lawn-mowing robots and I’m sure there are many more.…
Stumble ThisPin ItShare on FacebookTweet ThisShare on Reddit

Robot Arms Dueling with Katana: Apocalypse Soon

Robot Arms Dueling with Katana: Apocalypse Soon
When we all die, it will certainly be a preventable doom of our own making. If I were placing bets I’d probably go with “catastrophic environmental disaster,” but “robot apocalypse” is certainly a possibility, and the…
Stumble ThisPin ItShare on FacebookTweet ThisShare on Reddit

This Robot Does the Crane Kick

This Robot Does the Crane Kick
Remember the famous crane kick from The Karate Kid movie? Well, check out this robot’s pose. It took Ralph Macchio a while to get it right, but the guys at Boston Dynamics have trained this robot…
Stumble ThisPin ItShare on FacebookTweet ThisShare on Reddit

This Emergency Response Drone Carries a Defibrillator

This Emergency Response Drone Carries a Defibrillator
The ambulance drone was invented by 23-year old Dutch student Alec Momont. Good idea Alec, but outfitting a drone with a defibrillator inside immediately makes me think that it will be used for evil purposes. Like…
Stumble ThisPin ItShare on FacebookTweet ThisShare on Reddit

R2-D2 Remote Controlled Pumpkin: The Pumpkin You’re Looking for

R2-D2 Remote Controlled Pumpkin: The Pumpkin You’re Looking for
Star Wars themed pumpkins are cool, but Star Wars themed remote-controlled droid pumpkins are even better. Greg Aronowitz from BarnyardFX has created this cool R2-D2 pumpkin for Halloween.…
Stumble ThisPin ItShare on FacebookTweet ThisShare on Reddit

Pacific Rim Gipsy Danger Action Figure Doesn’t Need Two Players

Pacific Rim Gipsy Danger Action Figure Doesn’t Need Two Players
I have said it before; I was very surprised at how good Pacific Rim was. I think many people were just as impressed, and a second film in the franchise is in the works already. If…
Stumble ThisPin ItShare on FacebookTweet ThisShare on Reddit

1:4 Scale Transforming Robot Car: Project J-deite

1:4 Scale Transforming Robot Car: Project J-deite
We’ve featured Kenji Ishida’s progress regarding his transforming robot over the years. The first three models we saw were already coveted toys, but Kenji made it clear early on that his ultimate goal was to create…
Stumble ThisPin ItShare on FacebookTweet ThisShare on Reddit

3D Printed Skeleton Lets You Make LEGO Robots: LEGO Build Fighter

3D Printed Skeleton Lets You Make LEGO Robots: LEGO Build Fighter
You can already build mecha or any robot with LEGO. I mean, it’s LEGO. There’s even a tactical tabletop wargame called Mobile Frame Zero that uses LEGO and other building toys instead of figurines. But if…
Stumble ThisPin ItShare on FacebookTweet ThisShare on Reddit

HelloSpoon Feeding Robot: Nannynator

HelloSpoon Feeding Robot: Nannynator
A few months ago we saw a silly viral ad featuring a malfunctioning robot arm. HelloSpoon is the kinder version of that sadistic ‘bot. Made by Luis García González, the feeding robot is meant to help…
Stumble ThisPin ItShare on FacebookTweet ThisShare on Reddit

Samsung Torture Tests Galaxy Note 4 with Robot Butt

Samsung Torture Tests Galaxy Note 4 with Robot Butt
If you follow the tech world at all, you know about the “bendgate” saga with the new iPhone 6 Plus. Apple says that a handful of the larger iPhone models bent in the pockets of owners.…
Stumble ThisPin ItShare on FacebookTweet ThisShare on Reddit

Octobot: Just When You Thought It Was Safe to Go Back in the Water

Octobot: Just When You Thought It Was Safe to Go Back in the Water
The Octobot is a new robot designed to attack those who flee the land robots for the sea. Now there is nowhere to run. Nowhere to swim. Everywhere to scream in terror.…
Stumble ThisPin ItShare on FacebookTweet ThisShare on Reddit

This Drone with Arms Can Turn a Valve

This Drone with Arms Can Turn a Valve
Drones can shoot you down and kill you, so they can be pretty scary. Well, they are about to get scarier. Drones that have arms, like this one could be a whole new danger.…
Stumble ThisPin ItShare on FacebookTweet ThisShare on Reddit

This Little Robot Is Awesome at Flight Sims

This Little Robot Is Awesome at Flight Sims
Thus far, in human history, humans have done the vast majority of the flying of planes. Even the drones that our government uses to spy on and explode things are actually more like really, really advanced…
Stumble ThisPin ItShare on FacebookTweet ThisShare on Reddit

3&DBot Robot 3D Printer: The World is Your Build Platform

3&DBot Robot 3D Printer: The World is Your Build Platform
Like ink printers, the size of a 3D printer limits the size of the objects it can print. Until now. Researchers from two different labs in Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro (PUC-Rio) worked together…
Stumble ThisPin ItShare on FacebookTweet ThisShare on Reddit

This Robot Crawls Through Acid, Ice and Fire: Is Squishy

This Robot Crawls Through Acid, Ice and Fire: Is Squishy
This robot, developed at Professor George M. Whitesides’ lab at Harvard University has recently become untethered, so it is off the leash. This creepy crawler is super tough and can function in subzero temperatures, 40 km/h…
Stumble ThisPin ItShare on FacebookTweet ThisShare on Reddit

Dyson 360 Eye: It Sucks Way More Than a Roomba… In a Good Way

Dyson 360 Eye: It Sucks Way More Than a Roomba… In a Good Way
The idea of a robot vacuum is awesome. The fleshy human gets to sit around playing Team Fortress 2/reading awesome books/checking Technabob, and the soulless robot with no sense of boredom vacuums the whole house; it’s…
Stumble ThisPin ItShare on FacebookTweet ThisShare on Reddit

Use Arrow Keys ← → for Faster Navigation Click to DisableClick to Enable