Bobby Marinov

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WearRAcon16 Day 3 Report

The first Wearable Robotics Association Convention, WearRAcon16 wrapped up on its 3rd and final day. Unfortunately, all good things must come to an …

Wearable Tech

WearRAcon16 Day 2 Report

The first Wearable Robotics Association Convention, WearRAcon16 is in full swing in its second and busiest day. Exoskeleton experts from around the …

Wearable Tech

Laevo Presentation and Demo at WearRAcon16

At WearRAcon16 I had the opportunity to personally try out the Laevo, a new European back support exoskeleton for workers in all types of industries. …

Exoskeletons

Business Importance Of Exoskeleton Independent Testing

The field of exoskeleton devices stands to greatly gain from 3rd party testing. Manufacturers and sellers of exoskeletons can build a stronger case …

Exoskeletons

Low Cost Open Source Controller For Brushless Motor

The HomeBrew Robotics Club (HBRC) invited Chris Tacklind and Cameron Tacklind to demonstrate their first simplified implementation of a low cost …

Arduino

Bionik Laboratories Merger Agreement With Interactive Motion Technologies, Inc. (IMT)

Bionik Laboratories, maker of the ARKE lower body exoskeleton has entered in a merger agreement to acquire Interactive Motion Technologies, a …

Robotics

Indego Cleared By FDA For Clinical And Personal Use

Indego by Parker Hannifin, lower body exoskeleton for rehabilitation and walking assist.<p>There is a great disturbance in the exoskeleton industry. We …

Medical Technology

WearRAcon16 Day 1: Report

February 10th 2016, was Day 1 of the first conference dedicated entirely to wearable robotics and exoskeletons, WearRAcon16. The event is currently …

Robotics

In An Aggressive Move, Ekso Bionics Acquires zeroG™ Technology

ZeroG Arm by Equipoise, commonly used to hold heavy tools with prototype exoskeletons for industrial use, Source: superpusher.com, 2005<p>In an …

Robotics

HAL for Medical Use Exoskeleton To Be Sold As Medical Device In Japan

Various iterations of the HAL exoskeleton by CYBERDYNE<p>The HAL lower limb rehabilitation exoskeleton for medical use (HAL® for Medical Use) has been …

Medical Technology

Disruptive: Bio-inspired Wearable Robotics At The Wyss Institute

The Disruptive podcast series have released several episodes from the Harvard University, Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering …

Robotics

DARPA Robotics Fast Track Program

DARPA is looking for technology that can bring “order of magnitude” change rather than “incremental” improvement. The example that Mark used was if …

Inflatable Soft Robotic Glove Exoskeletons

Soft Robotic Hand, Harvard Bio Design Lab, 2014<p>Soft, glove-like exoskeletons that rely on an inflatable membrane that expands for actuation are …

Robotics

Able Bionics Wins Big In The Dragons’ Den

Historically, companies that specialize exclusively in exoskeleton technology have had difficulty acquiring venture capital. This October, Able …

Bionics

Eugene Yoon Hikes Pacific Crest Trail Raising Thousands For Stranger

Eugene Yoon On The Pacific Crest Trail, NBC Bay Area, Oct 2015<p>In a truly heart warming story, a San Fransisco Bay Area man hikes 2650 miles to raise …

Pacific Crest Trail

Panasonic, ActiveLink – Company Profile

Panasonic – ActiveLink<p><b>Traded:</b> TYO: 6752<b><br>Founded:</b> 2003 (ActiveLink) <b><br>Headquarters:</b> Nara, Japan <b><br>Size:</b> 16 employees (2015)<p>Connect:<p>(Note: The Japanese …

Robotics

Books on Exoskeletons and Wearable Robotics

There are several books on the topic of exoskeletons and wearable robotics that are worth owning, and some that should most likely be skipped. Below …

Wearable Tech

Map of Exoskeleton Companies

Map of companies, businesses and startups involved with exoskeleton technology from around the world. All entries have been divided into entities …

Salt Lake City

Commercial Exoskeletons From the Eyes of Physiotherapist

Anna Moriarty During a Steps Neurological Physiotherapy Exoskeleton Presentation<p>How are exoskeletons perceived from the point of view of a …

Biomechanics

Otherlab Orthotics – A Fundamental Jump in Technology

Inflatable Soft Exoskeleton: orthotics.otherlab.com<p>Sometimes there are exoskeleton videos that manage to completely fly under the radar. The Otherlab …

Exoskeletons

WearRAcon16 Wearable Robotics Conference, Feb 2016

Wearable Robotics Association Conference, WearRAcon16, Feb 10-12, Phoenix, AZ, USA -http://www.wearablerobotics.com/<p>The Wearable Robotics Association …

Robotics

Cybathlon – Powered Exoskeleton Race, October 2016

Cybathon Exoskeleton Race - Concept, ETH/Alessandro Della Bella<p>The Cybathlon, or Cyber-Athlon, is a dedicated competition for people with …

Robotics

Marine Mojo – Passive Exoskeleton Spotlight

Marine Mojo, 20KTS+<p>The company Twenty Knots Plus (20KTS+) is developing a creative new exoskeleton: the Marine Mojo. The Marine Mojo is a passive, …

Exoskeletons

Reducing The Cost Of Exoskeleton Devices

The exoskeleton industry has a very long way before it can reach its market potential. Current commercial exoskeleton devices tend to be slow, …

Robotics

Soft Exoskeletons and Exosuits

Soft Exoskeletons, left to right: Harvard Soft Robotic Exosuit - Wyss Institute, Panasonic REALIVE - Matsushita Electric Industrial Co., DSTO …

Robotics

DIY Exoskeletons Roundup

DIY Exoskeleton, left to right: Exo-Arm, 'Homemade Exoskeleton', powered by Nitinol and Peltier Thermoelectric chips at completion, Elysium …

Robotics

Types And Classifications of Exoskeletons

<b>powered exoskeletons</b> use batteries or electric cable connections to run sensors and actuators<p>static exoskeletons: the actuators need to be turned on …

Robotics

Carnegie Mellon’s Steve Collins Talks Prosthesis and Exoskeletons

RI Seminar: Steve Collins Prosthesis and exoskeleton emulators for rapid evaluation... / Youtube<p>Jan 24, 2014 RI Seminar: Steve Collins, Prosthesis …

Robotics

DIY: Lego Knee Exoskeleton

Partial gait cycle using a Lego NXT knee exoskeleton.<p>In martial arts, there is a saying that 1 minute of practice is worth 1000 minutes of theory. …

Robotics

South Korean Exoskeleton R&D Projects

Exoskeleton by Seoul′s Sogang University / Arirang News, 2015<p>You may be familiar with the American, European and Japanese exoskeleton research …

Robotics