Tag Archives: Robot

ABB Robotics: Engineering with LEGO


It took eight months to build using only spare time, but a fully programmable, near life-size ABB robot made out of LEGO bricks is a spectacular thing to behold

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Introducing Handle or… Creepy


Handle is a research robot that stands 6.5 ft tall, travels at 9 mph and jumps 4​ ​feet vertically. ​It uses electric power to operate both electric and hydraulic actuators, with a range of about 15 miles on one battery charge. ​​​Handle uses many of the same dynamics, balance and mobile manipulation principles​ found in the quadruped and biped robots we build, but with only about 10 actuated joints, it is significantly less complex. Wheels are efficient on flat surfaces while legs can go almost anywhere: by combining wheels and legs Handle can have the best of both worlds.
Fore sure it looks amazing! But its a little bit creepy!

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ABB & YuMi: Functional Prototypes


The YuMi collaborative industrial robot, developed by ABB Robotics, uses task-specific fingers to manipulate objects. By using an Ultimaker 2+ 3D printer to prototype their finger designs for new customers, they sped up the development process from weeks to just a few days

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Hack a Surgical Robot


In the future, your surgeon could be a machine. Teleoperated surgical robots can be controlled from a distance to operate on patients in hard-to-reach places. But as information travels between a human on one side of the world and a robot on the other, it’s vulnerable to attack

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Cozmo: Behind the Scenes


Driven by the vision of bringing a character to life in the real world, Anki worked incredibly hard to combine robotics, AI, and computer vision technologies into a consumer robot. Their realization of that vision is Cozmo, a real-life robot like you’ve only seen in movies, with a one-of-a-kind personality that evolves the more you hang out

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Zenbo | ASUS


Zenbo is a friendly and capable home robot designed to provide assistance, entertainment, and companionship to families and meant to address the needs of each family member. With a full range of capabilities, including the ability to move independently and understand spoken commands, Zenbo can assist in the home and interacting with him is easy and fun.

In other words, a super cool and cute robot (with great potential) but it’s presented terribly in this ad! This video is the official one from Asus and sucks! And wait, there more! Have you seen the video from the presentation day? It’s the one below! I don’t care if he is the CEO or any other high ranking official from Asus! But I care about how you have to present something to the public… and he is for sure a terrible host!

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Dyson 360 Eye: How It’s Engineered


You think designing and testing a product for mass production is easy! Well, this is just a glimpse of the process…

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Production of the future


What will the production world of the future look like? How will humans and machines communicate with each other? A well made but old (produced 2012) concept video!

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We are the Innovators!


“At Lockheed Martin, innovation is at the core of all we do. We strive to see things differently and to solve our customers’ greatest problems with cost-effective solutions that consistently drive industry forward. We have a rich legacy of engineering breakthroughs in flight and technology. It is through this spirit of innovation that We’re Engineering a Better Tomorrow”

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Liam – An Innovation Story


True innovation means considering what happens to a product at every stage of its life cycle. Liam disassembles your iPhone when it’s no longer functioning, so the materials inside can live on

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