Tuesday, January 23, 2018

By Jonathan Kimak The Asahi Robot Bartender was unveiled at Selfridges Department store in London, England a couple days ago. "Mr Asahi" as the creators like to call him can serve beer...

By David Ponce The team at BotJunkie are doing a great job unearthing cool bot stories. Here's a few highlights: - The Germans know how to live... and eat. They've built...

By Ryan Nill Subaru, (aka Fuji Heavy Industries) and Sumitomo have teamed up and created a robo-janitor! His name is Tondon and he currently resides in the the outdoor hallways of a...

By Evan Ackerman The RoboCup soccer tournament in Atlanta has drawn to a close; congrats to team NimbRo who won the "kidsize" 2v2 competition. There are of course lots of videos of...

By Evan Ackerman This is a photograph of a soccer field for robots, part of the RoboCup games taking place though July 10 at Georgia Tech. There are various size brackets for...

By Evan Ackerman My apologies for the lame (but obligatory) headline. Vortex Regenerative Air Movement Mobile Robot Platforms (that would be VRAMMRPs) employ patented "tornado in a cup" technology to suck themselves...

By Evan Ackerman These helium blimps, nicknamed "Blubber Bots," are fully autonomous robots that gracefully float from place to place, searching for food ( represented as LED lights) and companionship. Created by...

By David Ponce Hysteria is rising over the upcoming Transofmers movie. It's understandable. So maybe it makes sense to see some Korean company trying to cash in on the action......

By Evan Ackerman Matsushita Electric's Power Pedal robot suit is a wearable exoskeleton (exo-lower torso, anyway) that provides the wearer with up to seven times more leg power. The robot legs are...