Robotic News:

08:48 - 2019/06/01

Pillbot Robot: Pill Bug Robot

Pillbot Robot is a pill bug inspired robot that is another bio-inspired robot with multiple modes that can change its shape to adapt to its environment. The Pillbot has protection and locomotion modes. When in a ball shape, it can be thrown over obstacles. In locomotion mode, the robot moves around to gather data.
08:54 - 2019/05/29

Aircart Robot: Smart Robotic Wheelchair

Aircart Robot is a smart robotic wheelchair that moves gently with less force regardless of the weight of the user. It can handle slopes with auto-brake functionality. The AIRCART wheelchair can be pushed by one hand on the side of the wheelchair. It also has auto folding function.
08:26 - 2019/05/28

HyQReal Robot: Smart Four Legged Robot

HyQReal Robot is a smart four legged robot that it had just mastered walking and begun venturing into rough terrain. Now, its successor has do so with a three-ton passenger airplane in tow. Granted seven years of research and development have played out since, it is an impressive show of strength for hydraulically actuated robot not much bigger than a dog.
08:14 - 2019/05/26

M1 Abrams Robot: Smart Robotic Tank

M1 Abrams Robot is a smart robotic tank that recently underwent testing in Yakima, Washington. The Robotic Complex Breach Concept vehicle, designed to clear minefields and battlefield obstacles ahead of a ground assault, was developed to take humans out of the line of fire for the one of the most dangerous jobs in the military—obstacle breaching and combat engineering.
07:28 - 2019/05/25

Digit Robot: Smart Carrier Robot

Digit Robot is a smart carrier robot that stands just over five feet tall. It has a pair of skeletal legs, two arms ending in shapeless nubs, and a sensor array where its head should be. Digit would be bundled into the back of a self-driving car. When the car reaches its destination, the trunk pops open, and Digit unfolds itself in a manner unnervingly similar to the droid army in Star Wars: The Phantom Menace.
08:51 - 2019/05/22

ReFlex 1 Robot: Smart Robotic Hand

ReFlex 1 Robot is a smart robotic hand that a versatile robotic hand with 3 fingers and 5DOF. It has 3 x Dynamixel AX-12A motors and 2 x Dynamixel XL-320 motors. It weighs only 800g and has a quick-connect mount to fit popular arms. As this video shows, this robotic hand can be used to pick up chess pieces, draw, and do a whole lot more.
08:48 - 2019/05/21

Mylo Robot: Smart Assistant Robot

Mylo Robot is a smart assistant robot that a monitoring companion robot designed for people with serious health issues, such as dementia. It can sense a fall and initiate an emergency response protocol if necessary. Its watch senses heart rate in real-time. Mylo can draw a virtual boundary and alert contacts when it is crossed.
08:22 - 2019/05/20

Gen3 Robot: Smart Robotic Arm

Gen3 Robot is a smart robotic arm that A scalable, flexible and adaptable service robot, enabling researchers to customize it as needs evolve. The robot is built for human-robot interaction, meaning it’s not intended to automate tasks, but rather to work with people, enabling to transcend physical limitations.
08:49 - 2019/05/19

Jaco Robot: Smart Robotic Arm

Jaco Robot is a smart robotic arm that is a light-weight, technical assistance robot which was designed to compensate for the loss of arm movements. It is composed of six interlinked segments, the last of which is a three-fingered hand. Through the controller, the user can move the robot’s hand in three-dimensional space and grasp or release objects with the hand, using either ...
07:18 - 2019/05/18

Niobe Robot: Smart Medical Robot

Niobe Robot is a smart medical robot that utilizes two permanent magnets mounted on pivoting arms that are enclosed within a stationary housing, with one magnet on either side of the patient table. During a procedure, the physician guides the catheter movement by simply moving a computer mouse from a room adjacent to the patient but outside of the x-ray fluoroscopy field.