#435516 CookieBot Is a Humanoid Robot Armed With ...

FZI's CookieBot will do its best to put you into a sugar coma[Read more…]

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#435514 How Robotics Teams Prepared for ...

Roboticists share what they've learned so far from DARPA's Subterranean Challenge, and how they readied their bots for the next event—the Tunnel Circuit[Read more…]

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#435512 Russian Humanoid Robot to Pilot Soyuz ...

Skybot F-850 will spend a week on the ISS charming astronauts with its sense of humor[Read more…]

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#435505 This Week’s Awesome Stories From ...

AUGMENTED REALITY
This Is the Computer You’ll Wear on Your Face in 10 YearsMark Sullivan | Fast Company“[Snap’s new Spectacles 3] foreshadow a device that many of us may wear as our primary personal computing device in about 10 years. Based on what I’ve learned by talking AR with technologists in companies big and small, here is what such a device might look like and do.”
ROBOTICS
These Robo-Shorts Are the Precursor to a True Robotic ExoskeletonDevin Coldewey | TechCrunch“The whole idea, […] Continue Reading…

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#435494 Driverless Electric Trucks Are Coming, ...

Self-driving and electric cars just don’t stop making headlines lately. Amazon invested in self-driving startup Aurora earlier this year. Waymo, Daimler, GM, along with startups like Zoox, have all launched or are planning to launch driverless taxis, many of them all-electric. People are even yanking driverless cars from their timeless natural habitat—roads—to try to teach them to navigate forests and deserts.
The future of driving, it would appear, is upon us.
But an equally important vehicle that often gets left out […] Continue Reading…

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