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Video Shows a Robot That Can Move in Any Direction Without Even Turning Its Wheels

• Submit to:<br>• Del.icio.us<br>• Digg<br>• Slashdot<p>This entry was posted on 11/25/2015 02:30am and is filed under Picdump, Robots, Technology .<br>You can leave a response.<p>…

Rowing robot powers itself by gulping dirty water

One day, you might see robots that not only survive in hazardous environments, but thrive in them. University of Bristol researchers have built Row-bot, a swimming robot that powers itself by feeding on dirty water. Its paddle both propels it forward and helps its microbial fuel cell gulp down the …

CourseBuffet serves up a free DIY degree in Computer Science or Management

CourseBuffet understands that while college may be a rite of passage, it’s certainly not the only way to get the knowledge you need to succeed in the ever-changing tech or business world.<p>Look, school is expensive.<p>Even worse, we’re now finding out that the degrees that set us back years to obtain …

Computer Science
Machine Learning
Machine Learning

Google’s Cloud Vision API brings deeper understanding to apps, robots and drones

Google is at the forefront of machine learning, and has already brought some of its AI-powered technology to apps like Gmail and Search. It’s also keen to get its tools in to the hands of developers and recently made Tensorflow machine open source. As part of that focus on giving developers the …

Google Can Teach Your Robot to Recognize You (and Your Mood)

Imagine a Roomba robot that not only recognizes you as you but can tell from the scowl on your face that now may not be the best time to vacuum …

Artificial Intelligence
Robotics

8 industries robots will completely transform by 2025

By 2025, a machine may be putting together your driverless car in a factory with no human oversight. A robot maid could be cleaning up after you at home, and your financial advisor might be a computer investing for you automatically.<p>And with at least 90 countries operating unmanned aerial vehicles, …

Robotics

Those amazing crochet shorts! Free charts and written patterns of the motifs!

DISCLAIMER!This is not a project for a beginner in any way. Nor is it for the faint of heart. You're going to need a good working knowledge of …

11 Yoga Poses Every Runner Needs to Know

Get loose before (or after) your run with a feel-good yoga workout that stretches your hamstrings, IT band, hip flexors, and other typically-tight …

Yoga

Melissa Ng Unleashes Her Metallic Finished 3D Printed Masks & They are Amazing!

I personally take a liking to costumes, whether it be a cosplay design of a well-known character from a movie, video game or comic book, or just a …

The 8 Best Tools to Help You Save Money (Even If You Don’t Make Much)

Millennials get a bad rap for not caring about their futures. But according to a recent report, seven in 10 said they would give up the Internet for …

Personal Finance

What the World's Top Health Experts Pack for Lunch

We’ve seen enough sad desk lunches in our day to know that it’s hard to pack a meal that’s healthy and delicious. And it gets much harder when we …

Food

10 Simple Ways to Get Incredible Fitness Results … AT HOME!

As it has been said, our home is our castle. It’s one of the few places we truly feel comfortable; so why not exercise there? Because many people …

Whooshh Innovations' "fish gun" shoots salmon over obstacles small and tall

If you live in an area where salmon spawn, then summer treats you to a free nature drama as the fish battle against currents, fight through rapids, …

Aquaculture

Soon you’ll be able to stick iBeacons on anything

Estimote makes iBeacons in little polygon shapes with cool colors and custom designs. Designed to communicate over low-energy Bluetooth, Estimote Beacons can be used to alert nearby smartphones of a specific deal when they enter a shop, for example.<p>But what if different items for sale in that shop …

Amazing Mechanism of Pendulum Clocks

<b>Amazing Mechanism of Pendulum Clocks</b><p>Since its invention in 1656 by the Dutch scientist Christiaan Huygens, who was instrumental in coming up with <i>wave theory of light</i>, pendulum clocks have been an integral part of our lives - and the wall of our homes too, for that matter!<p>Leave aside the aesthetic beauty of the timing device, they are still accurate enough for our daily tasks, while making us aware of the smooth arrival of every hour on the hour - or even every half an hour, depending on the …

SketchUp : Word processing for 3D printer

That’s not the name of a new tomato sauce. SketchUp is the MS Word-like editor of the 3D world. Modeling a fully customized lamp without special skills, in less than 5 minutes ? This is possible, thanks to SketchUp.<p>Denis and is team from Adebeo, demonstrated how they do it on the SketchUp Heroes …

Review: LulzBot FlexyStruder Flexible Filament Extruder

LulzBot / LulzBot.com<p><b>Price:</b> $294.95<p>Review unit supplied by LulzBot.<p><b>Why a special extruder?</b><p>Flexible filaments can be printed on many extruders. However, if you look at the most common designs for extruders, they rely on the rigidity of the filament to go from your drive gear to the hot end. In the …

Automation Devices Apply 3D Printing To Industrial Feeder Bowls

Automation Devices, Inc. (ADI) is a vibratory feeding systems manufacturer that produces a complete line of parts-feeding equipment. ADI manufactures …

Printrbot Simple: The Perfect Printer to get Started 3D Printing

I would buy one of these for myself as a Christmas, but I kind of already have two of them.<p>As one of MAKE’s 3D printing experts I’ve had the opportunity to use just about every printer in MAKE’s Ultimate Guide to 3D Printing. I have yet to see one with as much value as the Printrbot Simple. At $299 …

The Best Yoga Poses For Digestion

<i>By Min-Ja Lee</i><p>It's easy to overindulge, and feel bloated and puffy after a big meal. The main cause? Not-so-savory reasons like gas and acid reflux. Instead of popping a Tums and flopping back on the couch, think about trying a natural cure for stomach troubles.<p>"Fifteen minutes of yoga will help …

Pilates Workout for Abs

9 Pilates Moves For A Flatter Stomach<p>Hit the mat and try these exercises for a sculpted waistline<p>Pretty much every move in Pilates targets your core, but if flat abs are your goal then there’s definitely a way to step things up. Case in point: These 9 belly-sculpting exercises from the <i>Women’s</i> …

Yoga

Why Engineers Want To Put B Vitamins In 3-D Printers

Almost every day it seems there's a new use for 3-D printing.<p>In medicine, the printers are already making prosthetic hands, hearing aid cases and parts of human ears.<p>But the materials used in some 3-D printing processes could be toxic to humans, particularly if the products get inside the body. So …

Maternity Photography - 7 Tips for Taking Great Shots

7 tips toward capturing creative maternity photography. How to capture beautiful maternity photos with your camera.