The Korean Institute of Science and Technology’s Center for Intelligent Robotics (KIST, CIR) have uploaded some new videos demonstrating their penguin-like partner robot SIL-BOT. The robot is being used in early childhood education, and has been modified in some cases for use as a telepresence robot for English teachers. It was originally designed to help [...]
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TIME’s best inventions of 2010 includes many robots, but it could always use a few more.
ROBOT WORLD 2010 was held from October 28th~31st 2010, showcasing some of Korea’s latest military, industrial, and service robots alongside some international exhibitors from France and Taiwan. Aldebaran Robotics showcased NAO, and DasaRobot had a display for their robotic dog, Genibo. Genibo may get a 2nd generation as DasaRobot announced plans to reveal a new [...]
Kibo ver.1.2 is a taller and more capable version of CIR’s small bipedal humanoid robot.
Kibo was CIR’s first attempt at a small, expressive bipedal humanoid robot. It would later be replaced by a more sophisticated version (Kibo ver.1.2).