Roboscooper (TM) robot by WowWee is one of the newest robot toys that WowWee introduced to the market. It is able to pickup things around at the same time entertaining the kids. Price is $44.95 at Amazon.Com. Visit product page at WowWee website.
Hexbug (TM) from innovation labs comes in a variety of shapes and colors. The prices vary from 5-25 dollars, depending on which model you choose. Here is the official website, where you can also order online.
It is amazing what can be done with what so many considers just a toy kit… People have managed to make a rubik cube solver out of lego mindstorms, which gained the new word record for solving a rubik’s cube. To add to the coolness of the robot, it is controlled only by a Samsung […]
The robot below is made by Roger Seeberger, Switzerland. He is looking for partners to improve his robot prototype. Below you can find his robot’s specs and other information. Thanks Roger… Robot Name: SB-01 Category: HUMANOID, Prototype Branding-Robot Made By: Seeberger Robotics & Design Country: Switzerland Date of manufacture or date of introduction: April, 8th 2011 Description: […]
LEGO® MINDSTORMS® is one of the most widely used robot kits around. It is especially helpful for students to get familiar with technology and engineering. It is possible to make quite complex robots with lego mindstorms, although at first glance it might seem more like a toy kit. There are touch, ultrasonic, voice and visual […]
The MiniOmni is a robotic platform design for the education from high school to university, it can also be used for a research purpose, it can be a good basis in some robotic projects. The particularity of this robot is to have three omnidirectional wheels which make it having a very special kinematic (it can […]
According to sources, the movie will not be a remake but a prequel or a sequel. The 1982 movie is among the classics of science fiction. It looks like we have another 1-2 years before it hits the screens. Whether Harrison For will be in the movie is not clear yet. Read original story here.
Here is a pool playing robot that uses an overhead camera and humanoid arms. It calculates the possible moves by weighing them according to its difficulty. The robot can make successful hits as much as five times in a row, which is difficult even for a good player.
Here is a life size android robot “Robot Betty9” by robot enthusiast Thomas Messerschmidt. Below is the information he provided to us: ROBOT NAME: Robot Betty9 CATEGORY: Entertainment/ Singer / A.I. APPROACH AND OVERALL DESIGN: Robot Betty9 is an expensive life-size android/ humanoid type of robot. She is an entertainment robot with A.I. and voice I/O. She […]
A three legged walking robot that was made in Cornell University walked for 30 hours and 49 minutes non-stop, without any human intervention or recharging, for a total of 40.5 msnbc.com reported. The robot called Ranger, also held the previous record, which it covered 14.3 miles in July 2010. Next to ranger, the second place on this category belongs to […]