As the use of firefighting robots has started to increase, many related improvements are taken so often to make it powerful. One of the latest inventions is the Segway-like Firefighting Robot developed by the Engineers at the University of California, San Diego. This firefighting robot helps in providing the happenings at a burning building to [...]
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Is it possible to develop a robot with superhuman strength? Most of them will say yes, but it is not that much easy as we see in Hollywood films. To create a high-powered robot requires powerful electric motors, which are lacking for long years. Even Honda’s ASIMO is capable of picking up a few kilograms. [...]
Neato Robotics, a Silicon Valley company founded on an idea to create robots to free people from household chores. Their first robot was released in 2010, and today, the intelligent laser guidance system acts as the heart of all Neato robotic vacuums.
A team led by Prof. Paul Newman at Oxford University, UK has demonstrated their Self Driving RobotCar on the private roads of Begbroke Science Park. It proves to be a great achievement as it can take over the driving once you accept the offer from the car’s computer. Getting back the driving control is also [...]
Always Innovating, a well known company for its Touch Book and Smart Book has come up with a new flying video camera called as MeCam. It is a palm-sized autonomous quadrotor that has four spinning rotors to keep them aloft. It is capable of following you by itself to stream live video to your smartphone. [...]
Recently, the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2013 took place at the Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, Nevada from January 8th to 11th. Over 3000 exhibitors displayed their innovative products under various categories like Automotive Electronics, Wireless Devices, Accessories, Embedded Technology, etc. Among them, several newly developed robots have also dominated the show floor, [...]
Mirra 530 is a pool cleaning robot which is capable of cleaning your pool surface and water thoroughly with its iAdapt Nautiq Responsive Cleaning Technology. iRobot has announced this brand new robot on January 4, 2013. It is the third pool cleaning robot developed after the introduction of Verro 300 and the Verro 500.
DARPA has recently revealed a video of Legged Squad Support System (LS3) with new exciting features. The main purpose of LS3 is to carry a high payload from one place to another in a battle field. Besides, the researchers have added more value to it with numerous stuffs like high carrying capacity up to 400 [...]
The THL 300 & THL 400 SCARA series are the brand new small robots of Toshiba Machine. Both these series represent their respective names from their arm lengths such as 300 mm and 400 mm. It features die cast aluminum arms as like their previous THL models. But, the arms are designed lighter in weight [...]