A look back at some of the headline news of 2009.
Archive for December, 2009
The Gundam statue will be erected once more, this time for almost a year!
KIST has developed a new telepresence teaching aid robot so that English teachers can give lessons in schools without qualified instructors.
A cute Russian children’s book about robots.
PAL Technology & Icarus Technology are creating humanoid bipedal robots for the United Arab Emirates. Reem-B is the 2nd generation in their line of robots.
A robotic ankle that replaces traditional prosthetics with a motor and spring-driven mechanical lower leg that feels smooth and natural.
Neato Robotics’ new robotic vacuum cleaner, the XV-11, comes with a cheap laser range finder that could bring better SLAM capabilities to hobby robot builders everywhere.
Toshiba’s ApriAttenda was intended to be a robotic nanny capable of looking after the very young and very old.