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Update: Boston Dynamics' Door-Opening Robot Now Taught to Fight Through Adversity

So that SpotMini robot we showed you that can open doors? Boston Dynamics is now at the testing phase where they send a guy to harass it with a …

How Asia’s population is aging, 2015-2030 scenario

The proportion of people aged 60 and over is projected to grow in all Asian countries with Japan and South Korea aging faster than their neighbors. …

Experimental data - modelling the bending response of soft pneumatic actuators

File contains the experimental data generated from testing the soft bending actuators with embedded flex sensor at varying input conditions. The data …

What Is a Microcontroller? - Programming an Arduino Board

What Is a Microcontroller? - Programming an Arduino Board<p>Updated on November 7, 2017<p>What is a Microcontroller?<p>You probably have lots of these in your …

Arduino

Noted: Biomed Shield for Arduino 101 Powered By Intel

Allows students, educators, and hobbyists to learn about biomedicine by monitoring heart rate, temperature, and other physiological metrics.<p>The …

Arduino
Laptops

Stretchy robotic suit reduces energy used to walk by 23 per cent

Walk a mile in a robot’s shoes and it won’t feel so far. A new robotic “exosuit” cuts the energy a wearer uses to walk by 23 per cent – the highest …

Soft exosuit economies: understanding the costs of lightening the load

A Harvard team quantifies significant metabolic energy savings gained from its wearable gait-improving robot<p>(CAMBRIDGE, Massachusetts) — Last year, …

Robotics

Ultimate Raspberry Pi Robot Controller Hits Kickstarter (video)

Developers, educators, makers and hobbyists but are looking to build a Raspberry Pi robot may be interested in a new Raspberry Pi robot controller …

Evolution of 3D printed soft actuators

Abstract<p>Developing soft actuators and sensors by means of 3D printing has become an exciting research area. Compared to conventional methods, 3D …

Flat Pneumatic Actuators

What if a bot could run a country?

Last week, a Silicon Valley entrepreneur named Gabriel Leydon showed me the revolutionary potential of real-time bots. He showed me a test bot project that, if expanded, could almost literally run a country: its public transportation system, taxis, traffic lights, parking spaces, and more. That’s a …

Google Science Journal App Helps You Conduct Basic Experiments: Research Engine - Technabob

Smartphones and tablets are packed with sensors. Normally they’re used by apps or the phone itself, but now Android users can take advantage of their …

This Cute Robot Teaches Pre-Schoolers To Code

Antbo hopes to inspire a new generation of engineers with a pet-like toy.<p>Learning to code may be almost as important now as learning to read. But most five-year-olds aren’t interested in staring at lines of code. A new robot makes things more interesting: AntBo, which looks like an ant, is simple …

Robotics

27 People Share The One Cool Internet Or Computer Trick They Know

Found on AskReddit.<p>Whatever you type into the URL bar can be surrounded by www. & .com by pressing control + enter.<p>When viewing picture based …