#428130 Autonomous – A Sci-Fi Short movie

AUTONOMOUS is an award-winning Sci-Fi short film that unofficially premiered at the 35th SGAI International Conference on Artificial Intelligence at the University of Cambridge. It recently won the Silver Award at The Box Film Festival 2016 (UK) and is an official selection in ten more film festivals around the world.
Featured Photo Credit: George VarotsisPremise: When a mistrustful rogue, who earns a living by sending “obsolete” humanoid robots to the scrap heap, has a change of heart and decides it’s […] Continue Reading…

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#428103 At the World’s First Cybathlon, ...

The cyborg Olympics showcased robotic exoskeletons, brain-computer interfaces, and more[Read more…]

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#428097 5 Intriguing Uses for Artificial ...

Rather than leading to the violent downfall of humankind, artificial intelligence is helping people around the world do their jobs, including doctors who diagnose sepsis in patients and scientists who track endangered animals in the wild, experts said.[Read more…]

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#428071 Video Friday: One-Legged Hopper, Mini ...

Your weekly selection of awesome robot videos[Read more…]

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#428053 Omnidirectional Mobile Robot Has Just ...

Spherical Induction Motor Eliminates Robot’s Mechanical Drive System
PITTSBURGH— More than a decade ago, Ralph Hollis invented the ballbot, an elegantly simple robot whose tall, thin body glides atop a sphere slightly smaller than a bowling ball. The latest version, called SIMbot, has an equally elegant motor with just one moving part: the ball.
The only other active moving part of the robot is the body itself.
The spherical induction motor (SIM) invented by Hollis, a research professor in Carnegie Mellon University’s […] Continue Reading…

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