Future of robotics:
IDC predicts that 35 percent of leading organizations in logistics, health, utilities, and resources will explore the use of robots to automate operations by 2019. Research firm International Data Corp's (IDC) Manufacturing Insights Worldwide Commercial Robotics program recently unveiled its top 10 predictions for worldwide robotics for 2017 and beyond. The list has some interesting forecasts, and if they come true, they will likely have a significant impact on business and society.
08:46 - 2018/07/23
RS1-T3 Robot: Smart Firefighter RobotHowe & Howe is behind some of the most awesome extreme vehicles we have seen. Their Robotic Fire Fighter RS1-T3 is pretty special too. The Thermite RS1-T3 is a 1250 GPM firefighting robot that can contain fires of any magnitude while keeping humans safe.
07:32 - 2018/07/22
OScar Robot: Smart Four-Wheeled RobotOScar Robot is a programmable robotic platform with Arduino UNO that can be equipped with lights, off-road wheels, and a pan/tilt GoPro mount for your experiments. It has interchangeable wheels and other modular components. The robot can climb slopes up to 20 degrees. It has max towing capacity of 5lbs.
07:23 - 2018/07/21
Arlo Baby Robot: Smart Baby MonitorHere is another cute baby camera that lets you monitor your young ones and have peace of mind throughout the night. The Arlo Baby by NETGEAR features 2-way audio, night vision, air sensors, night light, and a lullaby player. It works with Alexa and HomeKit.
14:10 - 2017/05/23
MAARS robot: Ground Robot System ShipsThe remotely controlled MAARS is based on a modular framework that facilitates the addition of new accessories and attachments as they become available. The key to this system is a turret system supporting a drop-in manipulator arm, multiple types of weapons and a wide range of sensor packages plus up to seven cameras with multi-modal capabilities.
13:44 - 2017/05/27
R1 Robot: Personal Humanoid RobotIt's born as the new humanoid of the robotic ecosystem of IIT – Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia. Italian design, variable height of 20 cm starting from 1.25m, weight 50 kg, 50% plastic and 50% carbon fibre and metal, it is designed to operate in domestic and professional environments. At the same time, with the involvement of private investors, IIT will implement the production model on a large scale in the next 12-18 months.
10:29 - 2017/05/21
Xiaomi Robot: Vacuum Cleaner RobotThe general design of the Mi Robot Vacuum isn't too far off from many existing offerings. At the bottom you'll find two circular side brushes that help sweep dirt into the main cylindrical brush. To boost suction, the machine automatically adjusts its height for a tighter seal with the floor. It walks around using its two main rubber wheels plus an assistive wheel, and is aided by ultrasonic radar sensors, wall sensors, collision sensors, cliff sensors and drop sensors.