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U.S. Space Force Betting on Robot Dogs for Security Tasks at Cape Canaveral
U.S. Space Force Betting on Robot Dogs for Security Tasks at Cape Canaveral

11 Aug 2022, 03:07 UTC / Although some considered them dangerous and scary, these robot dogs could become really useful at space stations in the U.S.

 
Robotic Diver Goes Deep Down To Give Operators a Hands-On Touch of the Underworld
Robotic Diver Goes Deep Down To Give Operators a Hands-On Touch of the Underworld

5 Aug 2022, 11:37 UTC / The new age race for space should start deep down, with the development of robots able to work in extreme conditions with high accuracy

 
A Chess Robot Broke a Kid’s Finger During Tournament in World’s First Incident of the Kind
A Chess Robot Broke a Kid’s Finger During Tournament in World’s First Incident of the Kind

25 Jul 2022, 06:56 UTC / It’s not the rise of the machines: humans need to be aware of the limitations of robots, even during a game of chess, and respect them accordingly

 
Human-Made Fireflies Emit Colored Light to Communicate, Could Have Various Applications
Human-Made Fireflies Emit Colored Light to Communicate, Could Have Various Applications

25 Jun 2022, 08:00 UTC / MIT engineers have created a robotic firefly that glows during flight. It uses actuators to fly and electroluminescent zinc sulfate particles to produce light

 
The German Aerospace Center Is Showcasing Its Humanoid Robots at automatica 2022
The German Aerospace Center Is Showcasing Its Humanoid Robots at automatica 2022

22 Jun 2022, 04:43 UTC / Rollin' Justin and David are two of the DLR robotics developments that will be exhibited at this year's automatica event in Munich

 
Dual "Robot" Drone MEDUSA Can Fly, Float and Dive, Reaches the Most Difficult Areas
Dual "Robot" Drone MEDUSA Can Fly, Float and Dive, Reaches the Most Difficult Areas

18 Jun 2022, 11:00 UTC / Developed by researchers at Imperial College London, MEDUSA is a dual robot drone that can both fly in hard-to-reach areas and land on water.

 
The “Scary” Army Robot Dog Gets an Autonomous Tail to Help It Swim at 3.4 MPH
The “Scary” Army Robot Dog Gets an Autonomous Tail to Help It Swim at 3.4 MPH

16 Jun 2022, 04:59 UTC / Ghost Robotics' Vision 60 is now officially the first amphibious Q-UGV (or four-legged robot dog) thanks to a different kind of tail

 
Meet Ziggy, the Mobile Robot That Comes to Your Parking Space and Charges Your Car
Meet Ziggy, the Mobile Robot That Comes to Your Parking Space and Charges Your Car

14 Jun 2022, 15:07 UTC / Packed with cameras, safety sensors, and two large screens that can display ads, Ziggy offers a more cost-effective and flexible EV charging solution

 
Ford Completes Succesful Deployment of Cobots in Production to Help Humans
Ford Completes Succesful Deployment of Cobots in Production to Help Humans

28 May 2022, 17:32 UTC / Ever heard of cobots? Well, they are not androids or some sort of android, but collaborative robots. These are meant to help, rather than replace humans

 
World's Smallest Walking Robot Is Tinier Than a Flea, Has a Width of Just 0.019"
World's Smallest Walking Robot Is Tinier Than a Flea, Has a Width of Just 0.019"

28 May 2022, 07:00 UTC / Researchers at Northwestern University in Illinois developed what they claim to be the world's smallest remote-controlled walking robot

 
Heisha Launches the D50 Mini Drone Dock, Its Smallest Charging Station So Far
Heisha Launches the D50 Mini Drone Dock, Its Smallest Charging Station So Far

27 May 2022, 08:31 UTC / Heisha Technology launched recently its smallest drone charging dock so far. The D50 is portable, detachable, and reliable in the harshest weather conditions

 
Fish-Inspired, Hitchhiking Drone Switches Between Water and Air in Less Than One Second
Fish-Inspired, Hitchhiking Drone Switches Between Water and Air in Less Than One Second

25 May 2022, 08:36 UTC / A fish-inspired drone created by a team of scientists from several institutions can transition from underwater to aerial drone in less than one second

 
Cute, Stubby Willow X Says It's the Ultimate Outdoor Robot, Can Perform Hundreds of Tasks
Cute, Stubby Willow X Says It's the Ultimate Outdoor Robot, Can Perform Hundreds of Tasks

17 May 2022, 14:29 UTC / With AI capabilities, multifunctional arms, and a 4K camera, the Willow X boasts of being the ultimate outdoor robot, capable of performing hundreds of tasks

 
Boston Dynamics Makes Fun of Tesla Optimus: Spot Is Not Just a Dancing Robot
Boston Dynamics Makes Fun of Tesla Optimus: Spot Is Not Just a Dancing Robot

4 May 2022, 14:32 UTC / The company made a funny video in which the four-legged robot has to dance with an industrial maintenance technician that thinks it is a dancing dog

 
Here’s a Gundam-Style Giant Robot Fixing Railway Wires So Humans Won’t Have To
Here’s a Gundam-Style Giant Robot Fixing Railway Wires So Humans Won’t Have To

3 May 2022, 02:59 UTC / Railway company JR West is working on a prototype robot worker for maintenance and repairs that would otherwise pose a risk to human workers

 
LEGO-Compatible Toy Car Is an AI Robot Packed With Sensors, Can Follow the Track by Itself
LEGO-Compatible Toy Car Is an AI Robot Packed With Sensors, Can Follow the Track by Itself

29 Apr 2022, 16:52 UTC / Disguised as your ordinary toy car, the M1 STEM is in fact an AI-powered robot that can do a lot of tricks and teach your kids a lot of things.

 
Jeff Bezos Is Betting on This Creepy Headless Two-Legged Robot for Future Operations
Jeff Bezos Is Betting on This Creepy Headless Two-Legged Robot for Future Operations

27 Apr 2022, 05:00 UTC / The future of last-miles deliveries might not be just about unmanned drones, but also about humanoid robots delivering packages to our doorstep

 
Lone Ghost Robot Dog Now Patrols an Air National Guard Base
Lone Ghost Robot Dog Now Patrols an Air National Guard Base

19 Apr 2022, 07:56 UTC / The Portland Air National Guard Base (PANGB) is now using a robot dog for patrol duties, the squad to grow to three such machines in the near future.

 
Boston Dynamics Spot Can Now Smell Airborne Gas and Chemical Threats
Boston Dynamics Spot Can Now Smell Airborne Gas and Chemical Threats

18 Apr 2022, 07:41 UTC / Teledyne FLIR Defense fits the MUVE C360 multi-gas detector on the Boston Dynamics Spot, gives it the capability to smell chemical threats in the air

 
Ford's Making a Robot That Can Fly and Drive Itself, Not Without Cost Control
Ford's Making a Robot That Can Fly and Drive Itself, Not Without Cost Control

14 Apr 2022, 20:52 UTC / At this point, don’t we all have a lot of robots? Think about it – what’s in your kitchen? Well, Ford now wants a robot for itself. It drives and flies