An overview of Japan’s ambitious ART Project, to build three types of robots for use in dangerous environments.
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Hitachi’s office assistant robot EMIEW 2 received new upgrades.
Hitachi has finally shown some progress on their EMIEW 2 helper robot.
A limited edition toy based on Hitachi’s office workmate, EMIEW 2. It was given to customers when buying certain Hitachi appliances for a limited time.
Hitachi’s EMIEW 2 has a unique mobility system that combines legs and wheels.
ATR is developing a smart network that combines cameras, sensors, and robots to create an assisted living platform. The system could be used in shopping malls and other areas.
Hitachi’s transportation robot appeared at IREX 2009, along with a unique security sensor that senses vibrations passing through fiber optic cables.
Hitachi is probably best known for their televisions and home theater equipment, but they’ve also got an interest in robotics. The EMIEW was Hitachi’s first prototype office workmate.