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Robot Entertainment CEO Patrick Hudson says that the recently announced Orcs Must Die 3 wouldn†™t have happened without Google's involvement. ...
dubbed the skybot F-850, the robot is an automatic device that has a predefined program with elements of artificial intelligence. The post russia to send a humanoid robot in the commander’s chair into space appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Taking inspiration from the traditional cane, a team of researchers from Columbia Engineering in New York has come up with a LiDAR-enabled robotic assistant which offers light-touch support for the mobility-impaired. Dubbed Canine, the device improves the user's spacial self-awareness, which subsequently improves walking stability... Continue Reading Cane-based companion robot supports mob
A new type of underwater robot has completed sea trials in Monterey Bay, California. Developed by the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI), the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI), and partners, the Mesobot is a semi-autonomous robotic submersible designed to study the marine twilight zone of the mesopelagic region... Continue Reading Robot to study the marine twilight
When it comes to medical ailments and their diagnosis, time is absolutely of the essence. The sooner we're aware of a developing condition, the better chance we have of treating and ultimately overcoming it. Lately we're seeing how artificial intelligence is poised to play a greater and greater role in detecting tell-tale signs of disease long before doctors can, with potentially life-savi
Not only do cockroaches give many people the creeps, but often when you step on one of the critters, it just keeps on scurrying. Such resilience would be a good feature for mini-robots designed to scout disaster sites – among other applications – which is why scientists have created just such a device... Continue Reading Cockroach-inspired robot survives being stepped on Category: Robotic
We've seen robots that can walk, trot, run, and even do backflips, but now a student team is working on a rover robot prototype that hops about like a springbok. Designed and built by students from ETH Zurich and ZHAW Zurich, the SpaceBok being tested at ESA's ESTEC technical center in the Netherlands is designed to travel in lunar gravity by controlled bounds into space where all four leg
Fans of the movie Prometheus will recall the probes that were sent into the alien structure, autonomously flying through it to create a 3D map of its interior. Well, something kind of similar is now in development, in the form of an underwater robot that maps the flooded tunnels of abandoned mines... Continue Reading Underwater robot made to map and search abandoned mines Category: Roboti
a recent demonstration shows the little robot achieving self-powered flight with the help of six tiny, ultralight solar cells. The post solar-powered robot bee offers a glimpse into the future of insect drones appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
the compact robot is designed to mimic the natural use of ducks that paddle around in flooded paddy fields. The post nissan builds robot duck to help rice farmers keep weeds out of their paddies appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine. is a social bookmarking place where you can share, find & discuss the best news around on most topics. We focus on hi-tech reviews, gadgets and geekery but we like almost anything that's awesome, appealing and thought-provoking! er6i9ds5mz

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