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Kymera Electric Jet Board

Kymera is the world's first Electric Jet Body Board! Now you can experience the water like never before and help save lives!
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In pursuit of universal IoT standards - O'Reilly Radar

In pursuit of universal IoT standards - O'Reilly Radar | Heron | Scoop.it
The first remotely operated domestic machine — a toaster — was connected to the Internet less than a quarter-century ago, in 1990. The Internet of Things (IoT) doubled...
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A Military-Grade Drone That Can Be Printed Anywhere | WIRED

A Military-Grade Drone That Can Be Printed Anywhere | WIRED | Heron | Scoop.it
We have 3-D printed keys, guns and shoes—now a research team at the University of Virginia has created a 3D printed UAV drone for the Department of Defense. In the works for three years, the aircraft, no bigger than a remote-controlled plane, can carry a 1.5-pound payload. If it crashes or needs a design tweak…
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Beautiful LEGO 2: Dark, a New Book about the Dark Side of LEGO by Mike Doyle #ArtTuesday #LEGO

Beautiful LEGO 2: Dark, a New Book about the Dark Side of LEGO by Mike Doyle #ArtTuesday #LEGO | Heron | Scoop.it
Beautiful LEGO 2: Dark, a New Book about the Dark Side of LEGO by Mike Doyle. From Colossal: LEGO artist and author Mike Doyle just announced a macabre sequel to his wildly popular 2013 book, Beaut...
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Wearable drone camera by Team Nixie

Wearable drone camera by Team Nixie | Heron | Scoop.it
Make It Wearable is a global initiative by Intel aiming to inspire ideas and fuel innovation that will evolve personal computing in exciting new ways. In the
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Après la personnalisation… la personnification « InternetActu.net

Après la personnalisation… la personnification « InternetActu.net | Heron | Scoop.it
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L’équipe de Taezoon Park, du programme de recherche d’ingénierie des facteurs humains à Singapour, a construit deux robots, rapporte le Boston Globe.

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Piotr Bozyk(PL): Kinetische Holzskulpturen - Spiel und Kunst mit Mechanik

Piotr Bozyk(PL): Kinetische Holzskulpturen - Spiel und Kunst mit Mechanik | Heron | Scoop.it
Piotr Bozyk ist Professor an der Kunstakademie Krakau, Abteilung Produktdesign, und schafft zusätzlich mechanische Holzskulpturen in strengem konstruktiven Stil.
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BuildersBot - uma impressora 3D/CNC feita em Portugal

BuildersBot - uma impressora 3D/CNC feita em Portugal | Heron | Scoop.it
É sempre bom ver projectos nacionais a inovarem seja em que área for, e estando a área da impressão 3D em forte expansão hoje trago-vos a BuildersBot, que combina uma impressora 3D com uma máquina CNC para capacidades de fabrico alargadas.
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BeagleBone Robotic Projects | Packt

BeagleBone Robotic Projects | Packt | Heron | Scoop.it
Developer or hobbyist, you’ll love the way this book helps you turn the BeagleBone Black into a working robot. From listening and speaking to seeing and moving, we’ll show you how – step by step.

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RHex All-Terrain Robot Can Jump And Climb - Industry Tap

RHex All-Terrain Robot Can Jump And Climb - Industry Tap | Heron | Scoop.it
RHex All-Terrain Robot Can Jump And Climb - Industry Tap (RT @EngNet: RHex All-Terrain Robot Can Jump & Climb | http://t.co/guvmRk6SLh http://t.co/BLpFAHQkcu)...
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The Automata Blog

The Automata Blog | Heron | Scoop.it
RT @Workshopshed: The Topsy Turvy Clock is now featured on @DugNorth 's excellent Automata Blog http://t.co/My892DLYC7
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What Will Mechatronics (robotics engineering) Look Like in 5 Years?

What Will Mechatronics (robotics engineering) Look Like in 5 Years? | Heron | Scoop.it
When people think of mechatronics, they think of robots, but it goes deeper than that. What Will Mechatronics (robotics engineering) Look Like in 5 Years? (RT @ECPIUniversity: What Will Mechatronics (robotics engineering) Look Like in 5 Years?
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5.8GHz for FPV RC planes - YouTube

If you're thinking of getting into the FPV flying of RC model planes then you need to watch this video and learn all about the 5.8 GHz video systems that are...
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Lawrence Technological University To Host World Robot Olympiad - CBS Local

Lawrence Technological University To Host World Robot Olympiad - CBS Local | Heron | Scoop.it
CBS Local Lawrence Technological University To Host World Robot Olympiad CBS Local James Xue (right) of Canton, Michigan, answers a question from WRO Judge Fred Brauchler about his team's concept for a robot system that would collect solar energy...
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Engineer Sees Big Possibilities in Micro-robots, Including Programmable Bees

Engineer Sees Big Possibilities in Micro-robots, Including Programmable Bees | Heron | Scoop.it
National Geographic Emerging Explorer Robert Wood says that medicine and agriculture can be transformed by micro and "soft" robots.
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Arduino Blog » Blog Archive » Arduino MATERIA 101: simplifying access to the world of 3D printing

Arduino Blog » Blog Archive » Arduino MATERIA 101: simplifying access to the world of 3D printing | Heron | Scoop.it

After the sneak peak of some days ago, we are happy to officially announce the Arduino 3d printer

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A system to allow air- and ground-based robot vehicles to work together

A system to allow air- and ground-based robot vehicles to work together | Heron | Scoop.it
A system to allow air- and ground-based robot vehicles to work together, without GPS signals or expensive sensor devices, is being developed by a team at Yonsei University in Korea. This could be used by unmanned vehicle teams to explore environments, ranging from farms here on earth to the surfaces ...
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▶ GoPro: "SG 38" Air Force Style // HD - YouTube

Just for fun :)
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Design for #Manufacturing Summit #7 - October 9, Brooklyn, NY #manufacturingmonday

Design for #Manufacturing Summit #7 - October 9, Brooklyn, NY #manufacturingmonday | Heron | Scoop.it
If you are in the NYC area next week, check out the seventh installment of the Design for Manufacturing Summit in Dumbo: The semi-annual gathering of urban manufacturing leaders returns to Dumbo, N...
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‘Greener,’ low-cost transistor heralds advance in flexible electronics | KurzweilAI

‘Greener,’ low-cost transistor heralds advance in flexible electronics | KurzweilAI | Heron | Scoop.it
This transparent transistor, which functions even when wrapped around a thin pen, could help make flexible electronics widely accessible (credit: American
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PiKon and other Pi projects from Sheffield University | Raspberry Pi

PiKon and other Pi projects from Sheffield University | Raspberry Pi | Heron | Scoop.it

The computer science department has a research group called Sheffield Pi-Tronics led by Hamish Cunningham. One project of note is their new Pi-powered telescope – PiKon

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Scratch Duino Arduino Open Source Robot With Easily Mounted Magnetic ... - Geeky gadgets

Scratch Duino Arduino Open Source Robot With Easily Mounted Magnetic ... - Geeky gadgets | Heron | Scoop.it
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Makers, hobbyists and education establishments that have ever wanted to build their own robot, complete with a variety of different sensors.

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Mapping the Antikythera Shipwreck - Sirius Underwater Robot (AUV) at Work - YouTube

Here's some raw diver footage taken at a depth of 45 metres by Phil Short while exploring the Antikythera shipwreck using a closed circuit rebreather. Sirius...
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World's First Affordable Robot Butler Coming in 2015

World's First Affordable Robot Butler Coming in 2015 | Heron | Scoop.it

The first robot with a "heart" is going on sale in the US by next summer. "Pepper" will be sold through SoftBank-owned Sprint stores.Pepper began development at Sunsoft subsidiary Aldebaran Robotics (FR) and is designed to be an affordable android that can be used for both commercial and domestic needs. 


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Battle of the bots: New Zealand and Australia fight it out for top spot - SBS

Battle of the bots: New Zealand and Australia fight it out for top spot - SBS | Heron | Scoop.it
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It was a battle of the machines today as teams from Australia and New Zealand fought it out for the top spot at a national robotics competition, held in Sydney.
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Wireless Robot Octopus Swims With the Fishes [Video] - Scientific American (blog)

Wireless Robot Octopus Swims With the Fishes [Video] - Scientific American (blog) | Heron | Scoop.it
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Wireless Robot Octopus Swims With the Fishes [Video]
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Robot octopuses can already walk, jet along and even grasp tools. But new advances have these machines swimming faster than ever.
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