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Russia builds its first realistic female android

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Moscow-based Neurobotics has revealed Russia's first female android.
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[IROS 2012] Iuro Robot Finds Its Way Through Cities, With Your Help - IEEE Spectrum

[IROS 2012] Iuro Robot Finds Its Way Through Cities, With Your Help - IEEE Spectrum | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
This giant bobblehead robot asks people for directions to get where it needs to go...
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Freescale introduces sensor-laden humanoid robot platform for US$200

Freescale introduces sensor-laden humanoid robot platform for US$200 | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
Freescale Semiconductors introduces a modular robotics development system, and an entry-level robot for US$200.
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Robot learns baby talk through conversation with humans

Robot learns baby talk through conversation with humans | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
A small, child-like robot dubbed DeeChee, which is similar to a child between 6 and 14 months old, can learn rudimentary language skills that are not pre-programmed into the robot.
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Swimming robot sends Crave off the deep end

Swimming robot sends Crave off the deep end | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
Two researchers at the Tokyo Institute of Technology have created a 3D-printed humanoid robot that can swim -- and may well make your skin, um, crawl. Read this blog post by Edward Moyer on Crave.
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SWUMANIOD – Swimming humanoid robot

SWUMANIOD – Swimming humanoid robot | The Robot Times | Scoop.it

There many different types of humanoid robots out there but this is the first one created solely for swimming. SWUMANIOD (SWimming + hUMANOID) was created by researchers Motomu Nakashima and Chung Changhyun of ...

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studioPRODUKT | Design

studioPRODUKT | Design | The Robot Times | Scoop.it

James DeChant's humanoid construction robot project - finalist in suckerPunch.

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Robot Teacher Ensures Engaged Students | Ubergizmo

Robot Teacher Ensures Engaged Students | Ubergizmo | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
A couple of researchers over at the University of Wisconsin-Madison called Bilge Mutlu and Dan Szafir have been messing about with a Wakamaru humanoid robot to work in such a way that it can deliver information and at ...
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DARPA Issues Robotics Challenge | Engineering On The Edge

DARPA Issues Robotics Challenge | Engineering On The Edge | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
We've written before about the U.S. military's use of robots in combat, and the occasionally freaky robots under development for the Defense Department.
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DARPA Robotics Challenge: Q&A With the Program Manager ...

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The DARPA Robotics Challenge is decidedly not exclusive to humanoid systems. The three big ideas here are, first, we need robots that are compatible with shared environments, even though the environments are degraded, ...
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Cognitive Robotics and Artificial Intelligence

Join an audience at swissnex San Francisco as scientists from Switzerland and the US discuss their research on humanoid robots, cognitive robotics, and artifici (Recommended: Cognitive Robotics and Artificial Intelligence http://t.co/Rsa9jmv3...
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2012/10/24 Robots, Take Your Mark… The DARPA Robotics Challenge Begins Today! Will It Include You?

2012/10/24 Robots, Take Your Mark… The DARPA Robotics Challenge Begins Today! Will It Include You? | The Robot Times | Scoop.it

Robot enthusiasts, the time has come. The DARPA Robotics Challenge (DRC) begins today. Will you be part of it?

 

Registration is Track C is open for individuals and small teams without hardware using the open-source DRC simulator.

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Personal Robots for the Masses

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Along West Hill Road, just west of the Lincoln Gap in Bristol, Vt., sit two big yellow houses on a sprawling property featuring ten solar panels, a dock overlooking a sunlit, trout-filled pond, and porches adorned with rocking chairs.
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Breathing Robot With Perfect Posture Patented by Samsung

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More useful than a cat: How robots could help the elderly

More useful than a cat: How robots could help the elderly | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
Denmark quietly pushing ahead in the field of ‘welfare technology’...
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HUBO 2 has articulated hands, can walk 2 km on a charge: yours for $400k

HUBO 2 has articulated hands, can walk 2 km on a charge: yours for $400k | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
HUBO has come so far from mastering the basics of mobility.
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ApriPetit, The Latest Talkative and Cute Robot | Geeky Gadgets

ApriPetit, The Latest Talkative and Cute Robot | Geeky Gadgets | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
Robots are hard to communicate with, but Toshiba wants to remedy that. Which is why their R&D department built ApriPetit, a successor to their larger ApriPoco. This little robot is cute and stands about six inches tall.
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Architecture student explores the use of humanoid robotics in ...

For many years, robotic technology has been an integral part of the industries of manufacturing, the military and space exploration to perform tasks that are laborious, dangerous, or even impossible for humans.
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Matt Uebel - Google+ - An electron microscope photograph shows a human figure…

Matt Uebel - Google+ - An electron microscope photograph shows a human figure… | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
An electron microscope photograph shows a human figure created by a newly developed 3D printing technique for nano structures Researchers from the… (An electron microscope photograph shows a human figure created by a newly developed 3D printing technique...
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You may not have realized how far the ASIMO robot has come.

You may not have realized how far the ASIMO robot has come. | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
You may not have realized how far the ASIMO robot has come.
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New DARPA Grand Challange For More “Human Like” Robots - WebProNews

New DARPA Grand Challange For More “Human Like” Robots - WebProNews | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
New DARPA Grand Challange For More “Human Like” RobotsWebProNewsThis time we have DARPA coming out with a new Grand Challenge for robots.
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