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A new Kickstarer project aims to remove trash from the Chicago River by creating a remote-controlled floating garbage collector. Named Trash Robot, the machine can be controlled a web browser, so potentially anyone can take a turn doing their bit to clean up the river from anywhere in the world...Continue Reading Trash-collecting river robot can be controlled by anyone via the webCategory: Ro
the robot shoots with nearly 100-percent accuracy at short distances, outplaying members of professional japanese B league team.The post toyota AI-equipped robot shoots hoops better than professional basketball players appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
we know the autonomous quadruped research robot ANYmal is clever but who knew it was fun too. The post this dancing robot teaches itself how to move to live music appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
the technology reduces the amount of energy consumed as a result of performing actions by 17.4 percent in wearers.The post personalised robot exosuits created by harvard researchers signal future of wearable technology appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
there is now a robot out there somewhere that can solve a rubiks cube it in less than half of a second -- exactly .12 less to be precise. The post watch this robot solve a rubik’s cube in under a second appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Since rolling onto the scene in the early 2000s, Segway hasn't been afraid to make modifications to its self-balancing two-wheelers in search of other practical applications. Loomo is the latest to be wheeled out and sees the Segway take the two-tone form of both mobility option and robotic assistant, with autonomous roaming features and an ability to recognize and respond to human behavior..
the jeanswear leader introduces digital manufacturing capabilities, saving their workers and the planet from harmful chemicals.The post digitizing denim: levi’s robot laser finishes jeans so workers don’t have to appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
SAFFiR, the US Navy's experimental firefighting robot, may be in for some competition. That's because researchers at Italy's IIT-Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia have successfully tested a new-and-improved version of the WALK-MAN humanoid robot, which is designed to support firefighters...Continue Reading New firefighting robot gets put to the testCategory: RoboticsTags: Firefighting
Though clearly inspired by the snake, a new soft robot out of Harvard takes cues from another fascinating source: the ancient Japanese paper craft kirigami. Unlike origami, kirigami uses cuts rather than folds to achieve the desired result. Here, the Harvard team applied the artform to create a soft robot that grips the ground much like a snake...Continue Reading Robot snake harnesses ancient
the arm is capable of descending into a bin of items, locating an object, and grabbing it.The post MIT + princeton just invented the ‘pickiest’ robot ever 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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