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Cyclist-Protecting Robots

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Cyclodrone by Frog Design - Some of the worst accidents involve cyclists and the Cyclodrone by Frog Design, a global product strategy and design firm, hopes to change that...
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Nesting platform takes smart drone capabilities to new heights

Nesting platform takes smart drone capabilities to new heights | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it

Touted as an all-inclusive, self-powered system that can be deployed anywhere, Dronebox provides 24/7 autonomous capabilities to drones by supplying automated recharging and storage stations that can be left on site.

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New Autonomous Drone Receives Rave Reviews at Golf Industry Show in San Diego

New Autonomous Drone Receives Rave Reviews at Golf Industry Show in San Diego | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it

Birds are a pesky problem on golf courses throughout the country. Bird-X Inc., provider of humane bird control solutions, introduces new technology that helps solve this issue.

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Study: Nobody Wants Social Robots That Look Like Humans Because They Threaten Our Identity

Study: Nobody Wants Social Robots That Look Like Humans Because They Threaten Our Identity | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it

Humanlike robots may make us feel less human

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SWARM bot at Maker faire 2008

SWARM bot at Maker faire 2008 | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it
SWARM bot at Maker faire 2008 - very cool robot ball! | See more about Robots, Youtube and Watches.
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Russian space robot offers look at 'Terminator' style military droids

Russian space robot offers look at 'Terminator' style military droids | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it

An avatar robot, called Fyodor, can be seen at work in its first public test in a video that surfaced online in January.

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US Army's 2017 Expeditionary Warrior Experiments to include customizable 3D printed drones

US Army's 2017 Expeditionary Warrior Experiments to include customizable 3D printed drones | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it

The U.S. Army will test new customizable On-Demand Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems, developed through a new 3D printing process, at the 2017 Army Expeditionary Warrior Experiments, where new military tools are tested in the field.

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Drone flight powered by lightweight hydrogen-producing pellets

Drone flight powered by lightweight hydrogen-producing pellets | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it

Hydrogen fuel cells may sound like a great power source for drones, but unfortunately the hydrogen typically has to be stored in heavy tanks.

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Will humanoid robots build tomorrow's aircraft?

Will humanoid robots build tomorrow's aircraft? | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it

To give human workers a helping manipulator, JRL and Airbus Group have embarked on a four-year project to develop humanoid robots that can work on aircraft assembly lines.

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Robots Getting a Grip with Electroadhesive Fingers | Make:

Robots Getting a Grip with Electroadhesive Fingers | Make: | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it

A new technology allows robots to manipulate varied and delicate objects

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New DroneThermal - Smallest Thermal Camera for Drones

New DroneThermal - Smallest Thermal Camera for Drones | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it

Hi Everyone,
After 5 months of design and test process, new DroneThermal v022016 thermal camera boards are ready to announce.  This is probably the smallest a…

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Black Ops 3 Myths (Combat Axe, Mind Controlled Robots, Vonderhaar and More)

Comment what myth you would like to see tested next! If you enjoyed the video, be sure to smack that Like button, it only takes 1.4 seconds! Subscribe & Join...

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US Forest Service Clarifies Drone Use

US Forest Service Clarifies Drone Use | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it

From UAS Vision
In light of the increasing popularity of recreational drones, the U.S. Forest Service has released specific guidelines for recreational unman…

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Low-cost "Paper Skin" boasts same sensory functions as the real thing

Low-cost "Paper Skin" boasts same sensory functions as the real thing | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it

Researchers in Saudi Arabia have used low-cost everyday items that you probably have laying around your house to develop a paper-based sensor that reacts to the same stimuli as human skin, such as pressure, touch and temperature.

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Mind-controlled robotic arm lets users wiggle individual fingers with just a thought

Mind-controlled robotic arm lets users wiggle individual fingers with just a thought | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it

A new prototype of a mind-controlled prosthetic arm can wiggle individual fingers with just a thought thanks to brain mapping and programming technology

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Litter-Robot II Repair Guide – Chapter 5: Sensor Harness - RobotShop Blog

Litter-Robot II Repair Guide – Chapter 5: Sensor Harness - RobotShop Blog | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it

In this chapter of our Litter-Robot II Repair Guide, we will help you replace the sensor harness on your Litter-Robot II.

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Blue Robotics ROV Hardware User Group

Blue Robotics ROV Hardware User Group | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it

To provide the users of Blue Robotics ROV hardware/software an area to discuss their ROV Projects

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​Simplified system could allow for better robot-human communications

​Simplified system could allow for better robot-human communications | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it

A new system could provide a more streamlined way for robots to communicate with humans in difficult situations, such as emergency response operations.

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Milrem combat robot brings modular versatility to the battlefield

Milrem combat robot brings modular versatility to the battlefield | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it

Estonian defense company Milrem this week took the wraps off its robotic THeMIS – a compact battlewagon billed as the "first-of-its-kind modular hybrid Unmanned Ground Vehicle (UGV)" that acts as a multi-mission vehicle platform to...

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DARPA's fully-loaded quadcopter autonomously navigates an indoor maze at 45 mph

DARPA's fully-loaded quadcopter autonomously navigates an indoor maze at 45 mph | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it

DARPA recently flew a fully-laden quadcopter through an indoor obstacle course at 45 mph (32 km/h) as part of the agency's Fast Lightweight Autonomy (FLA) program.

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Watch the MantaRay’s Vertical Lift Off and Horizontal Flight | Make:

Watch the MantaRay’s Vertical Lift Off and Horizontal Flight | Make: | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it

The MantaRay is a VTOL drone that lands on its tail and flies with fixed wings.

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What's the correct approach to get support from 3RD / DIYDrones

What's the correct approach to get support from 3RD / DIYDrones | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it

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I have an original 3DR Pixhawk. I have been wondering for a while what am I doing wrong or are my expectations just misplaced with regard to gett…

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Successful test of the Cheerson CX-20 (APM + Arducoper firmware inside)

Successful test of the Cheerson CX-20 (APM + Arducoper firmware inside) | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it

I have successfully tested the Cheerson CX-20 Auto-Pathfinder (also called the Quanum NOVA). This quadcopter uses an APM v2.52 with the ArduCopter v3.1.2 alr…

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Which came first, the drone or the PowerEgg?

Which came first, the drone or the PowerEgg? | Robots and Robotics | Scoop.it

The PowerEgg unfolds to reveal a fully-functional quadcopter (Credit: PowerVision)
From Gizmag
By:  DAVID SZONDY  FEBRUARY 12, 2016
Conventional drones are of…

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