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iRobot Receives $4 Million Order for the US Navy

iRobot Receives $4 Million Order for the US Navy

20 August 2015 | iRobot Corp. (NASDAQ: IRBT), a leader in delivering robotic technology-based solutions, today announced it received a $4 million order for the U.S. Navy for the company’s model 110 FirstLook robots and accessories. All deliveries under the order will be completed by February 2016. The highly rugged iRobot 110 FirstLook is a five-pound, […]

HitchBOT US Trip Ended due to Body Damage

HitchBOT US Trip Ended due to Body Damage

2 August 2015 – HitchBOT started his journey on 17 July 2015 for US. But after two week it ended due to heavy body damage. Someone in Philadelphia damaged the robot beyond repair on Saturday, 1st August 2015. On map you can see the visited places in US by hitchBOT. hitchBOT is an outgoing and […]

MORPHs: A Robot to Engage Children in Parks

MORPHs: A Robot to Engage Children in Parks

1 August 2015 – Researchers from Interactive Architecture Lab, a multi-disciplinary research group at the Bartlett School of Architecture, University College London are making an Octahedral Robot – MORPHs. MORPHs, short for Mobile Reconfigurable Polyhedra, are adaptive octahedral structures that can roll around public spaces and respond to their environment. Its locomotion technique and mechanical […]

TReX: A New Rover that can Help Troops in Cliff Exploration

TReX: A New Rover that can Help Troops in Cliff Exploration

Countries, which have their border along with mountain and hilly areas, regularly send their troops to explore and secure the border area. It is very difficult for troops to climb on Steep Mountain and stay there in extremely cold environment. Due to low level of oxygen and extremely low temperature troops face lots of health […]

15-Foot MegaBot Combat Robot Demonstrated at Maker Faire

15-Foot MegaBot Combat Robot Demonstrated at Maker Faire

The first full-sized, mobile, dual-weapon battling MegaBot made its debut at Maker Faire Bay Area on Saturday, firing giant homemade paintballs at a helpless art car (donated for the purpose) and thrilling the crowd with its menacing height and ear-splitting pneumatic cannons. You’ve probably heard about MegaBots, the proposed giant robot combat league — yes […]