Posts Tagged: "robot"

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Panasonic Shampoo Robot Testing in Tokyo Salon (video)

[GR]IROoXFz5dj0[/GR] Everybody knows the future is going to be filled with robots doing practically everything for us, including washing our hair. But that isn’t too far into the future now that Panasonic has created a shampoo robot that’s currently undergoing its first tests in Tokyo, Japan. Hair salon Super Hair...

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All New ASIMO Humanoid Robot Revealed (video)

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[GR]lrHT_3cG_UI[/GR] Remember Honda’s ASIMO that could walk upright and traverse a set of stairs?  Today, they unveiled an all new version that can run at an uncanny speed both forwards backwards.  It also has the ability to jump on one foot or two.  It appears as though the robot is also...

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Windro Magnetic Window Cleaning Robot

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With a name like Roomba, the familiar robot vacuum cleaner conjures up images of uninhibited dancing and vrooming performance. When it comes to the the window-washing Windro, that’s not what you want. The concept is cool, clean windows are good, but with a robot that’s perilously hanging from your outside...

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Android…Controls Android?

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That’s not a typo, folks, that’s a strange little bit of news that’ll make your day just a little more surreal.  I try to do that sort of thing wherever possible. If you’ve got $3000, a lot of patience and anything with the Android operating system, then you too can...

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Will Punxsutawney Phil Be Next To Lose His Job To A Machine?

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Well, folks, it’s almost Groundhog Day again, and you know what that means.  No, the post office doesn’t get yet another screwball holiday off to screw up your Netflix queue–it means that once again, Punxsutawney Phil will emerge from his hole, look for his shadow, and give us yet another...

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The Da Vinci Robot Si HD Is A Surgery Machine…Literally.

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In Calgary, robots do surgery. That’s the surprise of the day from the folks up in Canada as Rockyview General Hospital is the first hospital in Canada to lay hands on a da Vinci Robot Si HD. Small wonder they’re first, either–turns out these things cost a whopping $3.3 million. ...

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ROXXXY, The First Ever Robot Girlfriend

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Society as we know it is now officially doomed.  Please find your exits located to the left and right of the auditorium and drive safely. You might wonder what inspired my greatest hyperbole to date…well, when I read about the ROXXXY unit, described as the “world’s first life-size robot girlfriend”,...