Tag Archives: Robot

05Jul/17

We need to talk about sex, robot experts say

Artificial intelligence (AI) is making its way into the global sex technology market, bringing with it a revolution in robotic “sextech” designed to offer gratification with a near-human touch. Continue reading

12Feb/16

Ocean research with a gentle touch

Researchers are developing soft robotic tools for underwater research. The pressure-driven systems will allow marine biologists to examine delicate sea life without harming it. Ben Gruber reports.
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25Oct/15

A smartphone that keeps getting smarter

Sharp Corporation hopes that RoBoHoN changes the future of smartphones, by turning them into mobile robots. Sharon Reich reports.
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25Oct/15

Robot builder designed for construction sites

A robot construction worker that can move around a building site autonomously and make architectural structures is being developed by Swiss designers and roboticists.

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18Oct/15

Israeli engineer designs grounded drone delivery service

Israeli industrial engineer designs an earthbound parcel delivery drone that recognises recipients from social media sites.
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02Jul/15

Robotic suit to help Japanese baggage handlers

Japan’s robot developer Cyberdyne announces a plan to provide robotic suits to Haneda airport to reduce load on baggage handlers’ waists.
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01Jun/15

Cheap 3D printed robotic arm controlled by the mind

VIENNA, AUSTRIA / SANTA FE, ARGENTINA / COLORADO, U.S.(REUTERS / EASTON LACHAPPELLE/UNLIMITED TOMORROW) – Easton LaChappelle was 14 when he first started taking apart toasters.

Five years on, he’s being touted as a global leader in robotics, for his range of low-cost Anthromod robotic hands developed in his bedroom.
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