Robotics

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Redzone Robotics Solo Unmanned Pipeline Inspection

Robotic Arm 3D Printed (DIY Initial Prosthetic Prototype)

Most open source robotic hands are limited by the fact they have servos in the forearm, which is the logical place to put them, given the vast space …

Roombas have been busy mapping our homes, and now that data could be shared

Recon robots<p>Over the past couple of years, Roombas haven’t just been picking up dust and chauffeuring cats around, they’ve also been mapping the layout of your home. Now, Colin Angle, the chief executive of Roomba maker iRobot, has said he wants to share the data from these maps in order to improve …

Drone360

By Lauren Sigfusson | March 23, 2018 2:09 pm<p>These could be the delivery drones of the future. <i>(Credit: YouTube/Denzeen)</i><p>When you think of drone …

Customizable Linear Actuators

The current state of robotics, 3D printers, and CNC machines means any shade tree roboticist has the means to make anything move. Do you want a …

Evezor: Open Source SCARA Robot Arm

Per this project’s Kickstarter video seen below, when 3D printing first jumped came into the mainstream, many people thought they could now make …

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Following a business re-organization in the second half of 2017, Gigabyte Technology is now looking...<p>Taking place from June 5-9, Computex 2018 will …

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A South Korean robotics company just built a real Gundam

We won't have to wait much longer for our Robotech future. South Korean robotics manufacturer Hankook Mirae Technology debuted its first prototype piloted mech over the weekend. Say hello to the Method-2.<p>It stands 13-feet tall, weighs 1.3 tons and wields a pair of 286-pound, motion-tracking metal …

Robotics

Soft Robot Hand Brings a Gentle Touch to the Future

Remarkable advancements in artificial intelligence have made it seem like uncannily human androids are just around the corner. But even though SIRI …

Robotics

Robots Are Already Replacing Fast-Food Workers

<i>Technology that replaces food service workers is already here. Sushi restaurants have been using machines to roll rice in nori for years, an</i> …

CERN introduces Large Hadron Collider's robotic inspectors

Since the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) needs to be in tip-top shape to discover new particles, it has two inspectors making sure everything's in working order. The two of them are called TIM, short not for Timothy, but for Train Inspection Monorail. These mini autonomous monorails that keep an eye …

Physics

DJI Inspire 1 Drone Review Including Zenmuse Camera Options

This updated DJI Inspire 1 drone review takes a close look at the features, design, gimbal and camera options on both the Standard and Professional …

Ford shows how humans and robots work hand-in-hand on its assembly line

Your next colleague could be an industrial robot. Ford has a pilot project which could pave the way for humans and robots to eventually work hand-in-hand in all of the automaker’s assembly lines worldwide.<p>The automaker has new collaborative robots, known as co-bots, helping workers fit shock …

RoboHAT review - The MagPi Magazine

Another month, another robot board for your Raspberry Pi; this time we’re looking at the RoboHAT from 4tronix, basically a bigger version of the …

Robot Smash: Crushing Television Monitors with a KUKA Robot Arm

article<p>https://blog.adafruit.com/2016/06/09/robot-smash-crushing-television-monitors-with-a-kuka-robot-arm/<p>In addition to milling absolute works of …

Hyundai's New 'Wearable Robot' Gives You Super-Strength

An anonymous reader quotes a report from The Verge: <i>South Korean automaker Hyundai has unveiled what is apparently a new robotic exoskeleton. In a</i> …

Robot Cheerleader Just Needs A Hand To Learn Basic Tricks

This robot may have the fastest hand we’ve ever seen. It’s only a hand at the moment, but it’s certainly good with it.<p>The hand comes from a research …

MIT's tiny robot operates on your stomach from the inside

Imagine this: you accidentally swallowed a battery (!), and to get it out, you need to take a pill that turns into a robot. Researchers from MIT, the University of Sheffield and the Tokyo Institute of Technology have developed a new kind of origami robot that transforms into a microsurgeon inside …

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First autonomous robot to operate on soft tissue outdoes human surgeons

New surgical robot beat out human doctors at stitching up guts of living pigs.<p>Step aside, Ben Carson. The once lauded ability to perform delicate …

Infrared Detector Selects Over a Wide Range

You can classify infrared light into three broad ranges: short wave, medium wave, and long wave. Traditionally, sensors concentrate on one or two …

This DIY Robot Is Better Than You at iPad Games

<i>Piano Tiles 2</i> is a touch-based mobile game that’s lots of fun, and also maddeningly difficult. A normal person probably plays for a few weeks, gets …

Robotics

What Is a Robot, Really?

Reconsidering the definition of the term Robot and how it’s evolved over time, from The Atlantic. The year is 2016. Robots have infiltrated the human …

The 100th Hacklet features some awesome #2016HaDPrize entries. https://t.co/tHLZ3HNubc

PiStorms Challenge

Simply design a LEGO compatible 3D frame for PiStorms<p><b>Why use 3D Printing?</b><br>Custom pieces for some areas of your robot could be the best strategy to …

Micropython Flight Controller

Description<p>The pyboard has a processor much better than commercial flight controllers, so we can made a flight controller similar or better written …

FRC971 Spartan Robotics 2016 Release Video

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A box of #3Dprinted robotic hands ready for @makerfairecairo! https://t.co/jKqdTUyiHp

9 Robot Arms You'll Want to High-Five

From painting, to tightening screws, to simple assembly, a homemade robot arm can function as a helping hand or a demonstration of your enviable …