Robots and Exoskeletons

Robots and Exoskeletons

Here's a fascinating look at yet another technology that was science-fiction not too long ago: exoskeleton technology to help the disabled walk. Watch this video... Details
Japan’s Robot Revolution

Japan’s Robot Revolution

BBC Click goes to Japan to check out some of their cutting-edge work in robotics. Details
Building a Robot to Fight Loneliness

Building a Robot to Fight Loneliness

For decades, we've dreamed of robots that can be our companions. Now, Danielle Ishak is trying to build one. Named ElliQ, this robot is aimed... Details
Meet the Open Source Robot Dog: openDog

Meet the Open Source Robot Dog: openDog

If you've been watching the work of the Boston Dynamics' company and thought to yourself: "why can't I build one of those?" then you're in luck.... Details
The SuitX exoskeleton Can Make You Super Strong

The SuitX exoskeleton Can Make You Super Strong

CNET's Lexy Savvides tried out an actual exoskeleton to see if it gave her super strength. Imagine how transformative this type of technology can be... Details
Robots and the New Age of Manufacturing

Robots and the New Age of Manufacturing

The Wall Street Journal explores the potential impacts of a coming wave of automation in this exploration of next generation of industrial robots in Asia.... Details
Will Burger Bots Replace Low Wage Jobs?

Will Burger Bots Replace Low Wage Jobs?

Robot restaurants are popping up all over downtown San Francisco, as a futuristic option for people to grab fast food for cheap. The latest example... Details
The $800M Robo Taxi That Could Beat Uber

The $800M Robo Taxi That Could Beat Uber

Zoox is on the verge of transforming the entire transportation industry by creating self-driving robots that will become the ride-shares of the future. Details
How an AI Learns Dexterity

How an AI Learns Dexterity

The folks over at OpenAI have come up with some very interesting work in training robots on improving their dexterity via reinforcement learning. Their robot, Dactyl, has... Details
BBC Click on Laundry Robots and Uncovering a Lost Van Gogh

BBC Click on Laundry Robots and Uncovering a Lost Van Gogh

This wide-ranging episode of BBC Click is definitely worth watching. Also, where can I get one of those laundry doing robots? Details