Panasonic’s Delivery Robot was tested in a hotel, but will likely find a permanent home in hospitals in the future.
Archive for October, 2009
Panasonic’s PorterBot is designed to carry up to 20kg (44lbs), and will autonomously follow you while avoiding obstacles.
Robot Carnival is a collection of animated short films which share the central theme of “robots”. Many famous Japanese directors including Katsuhiro Otomo (Akira, Steam Boy) worked on it.
Chapit is a household robot that uses speech recognition to control your television and other appliances.
Besttechnology Co. Ltd. has a new humanoid robot kit for sale which uses Robotis Dynamixel servos but can be programmed in C.