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Controlling a Robot is Now as Simple as Point and Click

Controlling a Robot is Now as Simple as Point and Click

By Jason Maderer|Apr 26, 2017 @ 16:47| Georgia Tech researchers have made new interface for controlling a robot. This new interface allows more efficient, faster technique to remotely operate robots The traditional interface for remotely operating robots works just fine for roboticists. They use a computer screen and mouse to independently control six degrees of […]

Hardware ROS and Programming Robots with Blocks

Hardware ROS and Programming Robots with Blocks

Oct 9, 2016 @ 09:22 |  The aim of Hardware ROS (H-ROS) is creating easily reusable and reconfigurable robot hardware components to simplify the creation of robots and allow parts from different manufacturers to interoperate. Erle Robotics, developer of next generation of artificial brains for robots and drones is developing the Hardware Robot Operating System […]

Rethink Robotics unveils Sawyer Robot with Open Source SDK

Rethink Robotics unveils Sawyer Robot with Open Source SDK

Oct 7, 2016 @ 20:33 |  Rethink Robotics offer a high performance robotic platform, Sawyer robot with open source SDK for research, engineering, education and development. Rethink Robotics unveiled its high performance Sawyer robot for the global research and education markets. Built on the open source Robot Operating System (ROS) and equipped with a software […]

Interact with Robot in Your Natural Language

Interact with Robot in Your Natural Language

Oct 7, 2016 @ 13:55 |  Researchers at the University of Rochester have developed a model for processing natural language so that a robot can be given basic verbal commands and then act on them without the need for additional programming. Robots can be programmed to perform all sorts of repetitive tasks, but they don’t adapt well to […]

Social Robots – Programmable by Everyone

Social Robots – Programmable by Everyone

Jul 20, 2016 @ 19:15 |  The startup LuxAI in cooperation with the Autonomous Robot Lab of the Computer Science and Communications Research Unit (CSC) of the University of Luxembourg has developed easily programmable social robots. These robots can be program intuitively and naturally. The startup LuxAI was created following a research project at the Interdisciplinary […]

Children from Age Four can Become Robot Programmers

Children from Age Four can Become Robot Programmers

May 30, 2016 @ 22:14 | QUT, Australia |  Children from age four can become robot programmers rather than waiting for the higher years in schooling, says a QUT education researcher. Dr Christina Chalmers from QUT’s Faculty of Education, is a leading Australian authority on the teaching and application of robotics in classrooms. Dr Chalmers said […]