Innovation

New NTU Robot, PictoBot to Spray Paint on Interior Walls

New NTU Robot, PictoBot to Spray Paint on Interior Walls

Oct 30, 2016 @ 16:49 |  NTU new robot, PictoBot can paint a high interior wall 25 per cent faster than a crew of two painters, improving both productivity and safety. A new NTU robot will soon be spray-painting the interiors of industrial buildings in Singapore, saving time and manpower while improving safety. Known as […]

Rovables: Wearable Mini Mobile Robots

Rovables: Wearable Mini Mobile Robots

Oct 23, 2016 @ 16:29 | These future wearable technology will move around the human body, and will react to its host and the environment What if wearable devices could move around the body? For example,fingernail-sized robots that could seamlessly assemble into a wristwatch or a nametag. Current wearable technologies are immobile devices that are […]

Thorvald – New Mobile Robot to Support Agri-tech Experiments

Thorvald – New Mobile Robot to Support Agri-tech Experiments

Oct 23, 2016 @ 13:17 |  The Thorvald robotic platform has been built to perform a wide variety of agricultural tasks, including deployment as a multi-purpose light weight robotic carrying platform, as a sensor platform to monitor crops and soils and, potentially, as a platform to manage crops and for precision weed control. Scientists at […]

SIMBot: New Advance Omnidirectional BallBot

SIMBot: New Advance Omnidirectional BallBot

Oct 7, 2016 @ 11:40 |  Spherical Induction Motor (SIM) Eliminates Robot’s Mechanical Drive System In 2005 Prof. Ralph Hollis invented the first BallBot, an elegantly simple robot whose tall, thin body glides atop a sphere slightly smaller than a bowling ball. It was patented in 2010. The latest version of that BallBot is SIMbot. Researchers […]

Toyota Unveils Kirobo Mini Robot for Companionship

Toyota Unveils Kirobo Mini Robot for Companionship

Oct 4, 2016 @ 19:13 |  By providing people opportunities to live with Kirobo Mini, Toyota hopes to contribute to making life and society more abundant. Presales of Compact Communication Partner to Start at Tokyo and Aichi Car Dealers This Winter Toyota Motor Corporation plans to launch sales of its compact and cuddlesome “Kirobo Mini” […]

RAVN Systems launch the ACE powered LPP Robot

RAVN Systems launch the ACE powered LPP Robot

Sep 27, 2016 @ 18:56 |  ACE powered LPP Robot – Artificial Intelligence technology to automate LPP review RAVN Systems, leading experts in Artificial Intelligence, Search and Knowledge Management solutions, announced today the launch of a RAVN ACE (Applied Cognitive Engine) powered Robot for LPP (Legal Professional Privilege) review, allowing clients to automate the review of […]

SMORES – A Reconfigurable Modular Robot

SMORES – A Reconfigurable Modular Robot

Sep 19, 2016 @ 19:19 |  The SMORES modules can connect to one another using four electro-permanent (EP) magnets on each face to Accomplishing Tasks. SMORES (Self-assembling Modular Robot for Extreme Shape-shifting) is a modular robot developed at the GRASP Lab, University of Pennsylvania. Each module has four degrees of freedom (pan, tilt, and left/right wheels). […]

Ghost Robotics Launches a Quadruped Robot – Ghost Minitaur

Ghost Robotics Launches a Quadruped Robot – Ghost Minitaur

Sep 17, 2016 @ 13:39 | Ghost Minitaur is a patent-pending medium-sized legged robot highly adept at perceiving tactile sensations Ghost Robotics, LLC, a leader in research and development of legged, direct-drive and proprioceptive robotics technologies announced on 14th September 2016 that it has launched its first patent-pending direct-drive legged robot platform, Ghost Minitaur™. Founded […]