Another samurai robot appeared, this time courtesy of an event held by ROBOBASE.
Archive for February, 2010
A commercial for underpants featuring CG robots doing the testing in a funky lab.
The Tsumaki Telerobotics Lab at Yamagata University developed a small, wearable telepresence robot circa 2008.
Toshiba’s ApriAttenda ver.2 was unveiled in February 2009. Unlike its predecessor, it has arms and hands with which it can grasp objects. It is being developed to help around the home.
Intel’s cute Super Bowl ad featuring Jeffrey the Robot highlights a key difference in Eastern/Western philosophies.
The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus, Heath Ledger’s swan song, is one of Terry Gilliam’s most original flights of fantasy.
Face recognition technology is paving the way people interact with informational displays.
Minirobot will soon market a UFO catcher-style game in South Korea featuring their new hobby humanoid robot, Metal Fighter.