In June of 2007, AIST debuted the latest incarnation in their long line of humanoid robots – the HRP-3 Promet Mk-II (again designed by Mr. Yutaka Izubuchi). The Promet Mk-II has the ability to grasp tools in its three-fingered hands, and used an electric drill during its demonstration. It has 5 cameras inside its head […]
Archive for December, 2009
James Cameron’s first film, Xenogenesis, has hints of Terminator and Aliens in it. He not only co-wrote and directed it, but did all the camera work and special effects himself.
A German humanoid robot is learning to locate objects so it can pick them up and place them in its surroundings.
A new humanoid robot kit is available in Japan that is well equipped to handle image processing tasks.
Dr Robot created some small humanoid robots for PR and research purposes beginning in 2001. The HR4, HR5, and HR6 are shown in this brief article.
A new under-1kg class was added to the many events that took place, allowing Robovie-nanos to compete.
An article was posted on Impress Robot Watch explaining how to assemble the Robovie-nano.
Panzer Dragoon Saga, an RPG like no other, was SEGA’s swan song to the ill-fated Saturn.