Posts Tagged ‘robot’
 
 
 
Robots
 
Chloe Bionic Hand
Chloe Bionic Hand
Chloe Bionic Hand

15 Year Old Girl Receives an Affordable Bionic Hand (video)

Every day we wake up, wash our hands, brush our teeth, fix something to eat and drive to work.  We take all of these simple tasks for granted.  But not one teenager in London.  Chloe Holmes, now 15 years of age, contracted Chic...
 
Headphones
 
Robot Headphone Splitter Final
Robot Headphone Splitter Final
Robot Headphone Splitter Final

Keychain Sized Robot Headphone Splitter Is Sharing At Its Coolest

How many times have you pined to share your iPhone's tunes with your bud only to realize that the built-in speakerphone won't suffice in that 'loud as balls' subway?  Too many right? The Robot Headphone Splitter is a cute as pu...
 
Wacky
 
windro bot
windro bot
windro bot

Windro Magnetic Window Cleaning Robot

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...

 
Google
 
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Plen2
Plen2

Android…Controls Android?

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 And...
 
Business
 
phil
phil
phil

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

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 eme...
 
Robots
 
davincisi
davincisi
davincisi

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

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-...

 
Household
 
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Sex Robot_doomsday_604x341
Sex Robot_doomsday_604x341

ROXXXY, The First Ever Robot Girlfriend

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 th...
 
Concepts
 
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yotaro_portfolio
yotaro_portfolio

Yotaro Robot Secretly Terrifies High Schoolers Everywhere

Well, folks, leave it to the Japanese to make a more advanced and yet much more terrifying version of every high school freshman's secret dread, Baby Think It Over. Today we're talking about Yotaro, possibly the creepiest robot...
 
Robots
 
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actroid_kokoro
actroid_kokoro

Kororo Android–Tokyo Is The Uncanny Valley

There are times when I look at the Japanese with a look of vague unease and alarm, because they're doing things out there that push the boundaries of science and Things Man Was Not Meant To Know. And today, they prove their lov...

 
Gaming
 
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pingpongrobot-thumb-468x702-29117
pingpongrobot-thumb-468x702-29117

TOPIO: The Super-Buff Ping Pong Robot

Well, that's it, folks.  Happy Thanksgiving.  We're all doomed. The machines have risen. And they want...to beat us stupid in ping pong. In case you're wondering, this isn't from Japan.  This was developed by a Vietnamese robot...
 
Concepts
 
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paro_image
paro_image

Cyberdyne Japan Releases Statement On Future of Robotics

It might shock you to know there's a Cyberdyne corporation in Japan. But what only might shock you is to discover that they're into robotics...but the helpful kind.  For instance, they're working on a robotic suit that function...
 
Military
 
Petman_Concept
Petman_Concept
Petman_Concept

Boston Dynamics New Robot Walks Like An Actual Person

So originally I was going to write about India's newfound fascination with the road spike, but then I thought better of it and discovered that Boston Dynamics was actually well on its way to making Terminators. Aren't you glad ...