Robots

Disaster Dispatch Search – Recuing People the Smart Way

Rescue operations are not always as heroic as we see them on the TV. There is no doubt that many men have shown huge and commendable amounts of bravery while saving victims in distress and preventing tragedies. However, rescue missions are never ...

Spirit Rover: Lets You Learn Coding, Design Missions, and Have a Lot of Fun

Inspired from 2003 robots, Spirit and Opportunity which were sent to Mars for exploration, Plum Geek Robotics has introduced Spirit Rover which is a miniature of those elderly robots. Either you’re an amateur or a professional programmer, the Spirit ...

Mimic Immersion Robot: First of Its Kind

A brain child of Robomotive Laboratories, Mimic Immersion Robot is out to transform the existing world of robotics. With the help of immersion controls and goggles, you can easily control the actions of the Mimic Robot. The robot uses wheels for ...

Ground-based Delivery Drones at Your Service

Many advanced machines have been developed since the past few years. Such an invention is the ground-based delivery drone, designed and introduced by the amazing company, Starship Technologies. Airborne delivery drones are still being worked on, ...

Mine Kafon Drone: the Demining System

Land mining is a vast field where millions of people die only because they have to go through the mining process. Mining is hazardous and harmful because the process involves the release of gases and other elements that are dangerous for the human ...

The Sleek Zelator-28

Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) or unattended service vehicles (USV) are called drones. A drone is a flying robot basically. A drone is controlled and flies through controlled software.Drones are used in military services and have been associated ...

Star Wars Style Drone Racing is Finally Here

If you loved the pod races in the movie Star Wars: Episode 1, you’re certainly not alone. The feeling of piloting your own hovercraft in and out of tight, hairpin turns while avoiding obstacles and other racers was exhilarating to say the least. ...

Dexmo: Touch the Digital World – a State of the Art Exoskeleton

While the evolution and development of augmented reality will create a new paradigm for the digital world, the Dexmo is already poised to create another paradigm marking a different form of evolution of the digital world vis-à-vis reality. ...

How Does a Drone Spark a Brawl at an International Soccer Game?

In October, an international soccer game between countries Serbia and Albania was stopped due to a massive brawl that involved players on both sides, along with fans who were glad to join the melee. After a 30-minute timeout, the referees decided to ...

The New Irobot App is Changing the Way the Military Itself Operates

If you own a Roomba or robot vacuum, then you’re familiar with the iRobot products. The Roomba is not the only robot they manufacture however, as iRobot also offers a full line of tiny robots that are used in military and even law enforcement ...

Robodynamics’ Luna Debuts on Kickstarter but is Still a Year Away from Being a Reality

The concept of a personal robot is not new. It has been in the prototyping stage for many years now. Innumerable companies and technical wizards have tried to perfect the technology that would make personal robots a reality. Robodynamics is one such ...

Rover 2.0 Comes with Fascinating App Control

Rover 2.0 stands out for many reasons. It looks amazing, almost like a piece from a science fiction epic with the difference that it exists in reality and it works. Right from the design to its maneuverings, Rover 2.0 is a fascinating wireless spy ...

Magnetic Micro Robots Set to Change the World of Manufacturing

Much before the release of Big Hero 6 showcased Hiro’s micro-bots captivating the audience, a team of researchers at SRI International have gone ahead testing the first prototypes of a similar technology. Magnetic micro robots are a reality today. ...

Knightscope K5 – the Replacement Robot Security Guard

Is technology really at a standstill? Wireless communications, touchscreens and even smaller, efficiently devices have become our technological future, so it's pretty hard for the average consumer to comprehend just how far tech can go.But, ...

Have Your Own Personal Robot with This Hot New Trend

If the idea of having your own personal robot follow you around all day sounds like something you’d love, the good news is that this reality may not be so far off. The RoboBusiness Conference in Boston in October of this year showed off some great ...

Infographics: Facts on Service & Domestic Robots

Niftyreads presents a fresh infographics about service robots. About 21,000 service and domestic robots were sold worldwide in 2013: Designed by NiftyreadsData source: IFR

Fortis Exoskeleton That Provides Superhuman Strength

Humans always wanted to build larger, bigger things and the pyramids, as well as the skyscrapers are certainly pride examples of the human resilience as well as great engineering ideas that our species has. However, the power of a person is limited, ...

Romo, the Smartphone Robot

Having a robot in your house is not something out of the ordinary, as many of us already use robotic lawnmowers and vacuum cleaners. However, robots can also be used for entertainment purposes, and Romo is the prime example.Romo is a robot which ...

GelSight Sensor Gives Robots Touch

Fingertip sensors are now to be incorporated in robots to make them adapt to changes in environment and society. Since robots are programmed to respond to similar situations in a similar way, their repeated motions just become annoying for us. That ...