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Robot with a human touch

17 hours 32 min ago
“I pray that a need for borewell robot should not arise”

Robot gives telecommuters a presence in the workplace

19 hours 11 min ago
Technology is already allow­­ing people to tele­commute across vast distances, giving companies the luxury of finding the talent they want, even if that talented individual doesn’t live in the same city, state or country. And the ability to work remotely is a perk more companies are using­ to retain workers.

Robot sub covers half of Malaysia plane search area

21 hours 54 min ago
PERTH, Australia – A robotic submarine looking for the missing Malaysia Airlines plane continued to dive Sunday after completing about half of its search on the bottom of the Indian Ocean with no luck, prompting an official to express the urgent need to find something that can help solve the mysterious disappearance six weeks ago.

Robot submarine completes 50% of MH370 underwater search area

Sat, 2014-04-19 22:36
The Bluefin-21 robot submarine has searched half of the focused underwater search area for flight MH370, as the search for the missing Malaysia Airlines passenger jet enters its 44th day, say Australian authorities. The Australian Maritime Safety Authority (Amsa) said nothing has been found yet in the seven underwater searches. Another...

The first humanoid space robot is finally about to get its legs

Sat, 2014-04-19 15:59
'Legs are going to really kind of open up the robot's horizons,' said Robert Ambrose from NASA's Johnson Space Center in Houston

Legs launched into space for NASA's humanoid robot

Sat, 2014-04-19 12:30
Robonaut, an experimental robot living on the International Space Station, is finally getting its space legs. The robot's gangly, contortionist-bending legs were packed aboard a SpaceX supply ship that launched Friday.

Watch the Astounding Dexterity of Honda’s Dancing Humanoid Robot

Sat, 2014-04-19 06:59
Even in today's rapidly evolving world of technology, there are few things that make your jaw drop when you see them in real life. Honda’s ASIMO is one of those things.

The robot is ready - so when will deep sea mining start?

Fri, 2014-04-18 05:28
NEWCASTLE England/LONDON (Reuters) - The world's first deep sea mining robot sits idle on a British factory floor, waiting to claw up high grade copper and gold from the seabed off Papua New Guinea (PNG) - when a wrangle over terms is solved. The world waits for the judgement of a United Nations agency based in Jamaica. The marine area beyond national jurisdiction is 50 percent of the Ocean ...

The robot is ready - so when will deep sea mining start?

Fri, 2014-04-18 03:36
By Stephen Eisenhammer and Silvia Antonioli NEWCASTLE, England/LONDON (Reuters) - The world's first deep sea mining robot sits idle on a British factory floor, waiting to claw up high grade copper and gold from the seabed off Papua New Guinea (PNG) - when a wrangle over terms is solved. The world waits for the judgment of a United Nations agency based in Jamaica. The marine area beyond national ...

Unbounded Robotics launches robot platform for education, research

Fri, 2014-04-18 02:56
If you fear the rise of robots, the latest humanoid-style machine has an “emergency stop to prevent robot apocalypse.” That tongue-in-cheek feature belongs to UBR-1, which has been launched by California startup Unbounded Robotics. The robot is aimed at a variety of applications in research and education. With a price tag of $50,000, it’s a relatively cheap “mobile manipulation platform,” as ...

Robot Girls Z Movie Version's Trailer Streamed

Fri, 2014-04-18 01:10
10 theaters in Japan to screen all 9 episodes on May 31

Honda's new ASIMO robot, more human-like than ever

Thu, 2014-04-17 04:53
Meet the latest ASIMO, Honda's humanoid robot. Resembling a tiny astronaut, ASIMO -- decked out in a white suit and helmet -- stands 4 feet three inches (1.3 meters) tall and weighs in at 110 lbs (50 kg). ASIMO -- short for Advanced Step in Innovative Mobility -- was designed to help people, potentially in cases of reduced mobility. The latest demonstration highlighted the robot's increased ...

[Games] Japan Watch: Software charts wage Super Robot War(s Z)

Thu, 2014-04-17 04:32
Insanely popular turn-based strategy game featuring anime mechas top software charts sales; PlayStation’s portable dominate hardware Let it be said that Japan loves its digital idols, collectible monsters of varying shapes and dispositions, and robots. More so, if the latter is in SD form and fight each other in turn-based format. Yes, Bandai Namco released ...

Robot Sub Finishes 1st Full Seabed Search For Jet

Thu, 2014-04-17 04:22
Robot sub finishes 1st full seabed search for jet

Madurai man's indigenous borewell robot saves 3-year old

Thu, 2014-04-17 02:13
Madurai: It was "borewell robot", an indigenous device developed by a Madurai-based social worker, that saved a 3-year old boy who fell into an abandoned borewell in a village in

Robot Sub Finishes 1st Full Seabed Search for Jet

Wed, 2014-04-16 20:20
Robot sub finishes 1st full search of seabed in hunt for Malaysian plane; data being analyzed

Robot swarms use no computing to cooperate

Wed, 2014-04-16 19:48
Clustering robots that carry out tasks without using any memory or processing power have been developed at Sheffield University.

Honda's new ASIMO robot, more human-like than ever

Wed, 2014-04-16 19:09
Meet the latest ASIMO, Honda's humanoid robot. Resembling a tiny astronaut, ASIMO -- decked out in a white suit and helmet -- stands 4 feet three inches (1.3 meters) tall and weighs in at 110 lbs (50 kg). ASIMO -- short for Advanced Step in Innovative Mobility -- was designed to help people, potentially in cases of reduced mobility. The latest demonstration highlighted the robot's increased ...

After first day problems, robotic sub resumes search for Flight 370

Wed, 2014-04-16 18:39
The autonomous underwater robot that began searching for the missing Malaysian airliner Monday ran into trouble on its initial mission but is expected to try again today.

GoPiGo: Turn Your Raspberry Pi into a Fully Functioning Robot

Wed, 2014-04-16 14:04
If you've always wanted a robot of your own (and come on, who hasn't?), then a new Kickstarter campaign for a robot kit powered by the Raspberry Pi £30 computer would be right up your street. Dexter Industries is a Virginia-based company that is already well known for BrickPi – a robotics platform combining Raspberry Pi with LEGO Mindstorm kits to make an intelligent robot that is much more ...