Robotics

AI Chatbots

Disruptive Technologists Quick Byte Interview with John Son of Deepbrain AI

Watch this Quick Byte interview of John Son, Strategic Planning Manager at DeepBrain AI, by our very own Lauren Keyson. John talks about how he got into AI, what he does in the space, and where his interest in artificial intelligence stems from. In this short chat, he answers questions on how he would suggest […]

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Robotics

Watch Ameca the Humanoid Robot in Its First Public Demo

Last year, a video of Ameca the robot’s facial expressions had the world fascinated (and terrified). But the creators of this humanoid say Ameca is the face of the future.

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Interesting

The Brilliant Engineering of Mecanum Wheels

Mecanum wheel-fitted robots or industrial machines can make a 180 degree turn without taking much space, whereas a normal forklift takes a lot of space and time to achieve the same task. Consider this perfect sideward movement of Mecanum wheeled machines. This would be tedious to achieve using normal wheels. Mecanum wheeled machines achieve all […]

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Maker Robotics

Jeremy Fielding on Building Hardware that Moves

From custom power tools to giant earthmoving machines, Jeremy Fielding knows a thing or two about getting unique hardware up and running. In this keynote presentation for the 2021 Hackaday Remoticon, he shares some of what he’s learned over the years, starting with the importance of the prototype all the way through to which appliances […]

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Robotics

Artificial Muscles Robotic Arm Full Range of Motion + Static Strength Test

There are some fascinating advancements being made in robotics. This artificial muscles robotic arm is operated by water and consumes 200W at peak. We invent and produce portable power supply and our own electro-hydraulic mini valves to have complete controllability of speed contraction and compress the whole powering system (for a full body) inside humanlike […]

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Hardware Security

Nvidia Gets Into Cybersecurity and Networking?

Nvidia makes more than GPUs! They are one of the biggest players in Networking and CyberSecurity!! This interview with Kevin DeierlIng, the SVP of Networking at Nvidia, gets into how they are changing the game with their Bluefield DPUs.

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Robotics

An actual, real-world use for robot dogs

At a pumped storage plant in western Austria, a company called Energy Robotics is testing robot dogs for inspection. At a recent conference, A robot dog was walking though the halls of the expo floor. It generated a lot of attention. However, are these robots actually useful? Tom Scott explores.

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Robotics

Can Boston Dynamics’ Robots Spot And Stretch Make It Profitable?

Boston Dynamics has sparked the imaginations of the general public with its viral YouTube videos, but the company is now hoping to get the attention of paying customers. Initially, Boston Dynamics received a lot of its funding from the U.S. military and DARPA. Later, it was financed by big-name owners including Google, SoftBank and most […]

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Robotics

World Robot Expo 2021 in Beijing | Robot panda, robot Einstein, robot surgeons

The World Robot Conference 2021 was held in Beijing, bringing together more than 500 robotic solutions from different countries. There’s a boom in robotics events around the world right now, and in the next installment we’ll cover the details of the robot exhibit in Japan. Be sure to watch the rest of the video and […]

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Computer Vision Robotics

Visual Recognition beyond Appearances, and its Robotic Applications

The goal of Computer Vision, as coined by Marr, is to develop algorithms to answer What are Where at When from visual appearance. Yezhou Yang, among others, recognizes the importance of studying underlying entities and relations beyond visual appearance, following an Active Perception paradigm. This talk will present the speaker’s efforts over the last decade. […]

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