Photos of robots from various parts of China including mythic folk singers, beautiful model androids, and a huge rock-n-roll Transformer.
Archive for April, 2010
CHARLI holds the distinction for being the first complete (upper and lower body) full-sized humanoid robot built in the United States. Dr. Dennis Hong and his team at VA Tech’s RoMeLa will use CHARLI to compete in RoboCup’s Humanoid League (Adult class) this summer.
ROBOTS podcast has bundled an ton of interviews into one huge megacast for its 50th episode! Check it out.
A shiny, friendly traveler appears in Dallas, Texas.
During the Gamecube era Nintendo partnered with a number of big developers including Konami, Namco, and SEGA. F-Zero GX was the best game to come out of these partnerships.
The Technical University of Munich and Bundeswehr University are developing a bipedal humanoid robot named LOLA that navigates in real-time using its stereo vision system, and is capable of running at 2km/h.
A giant baby robot that moves and giggles will delight/frighten visitors to the Spanish Pavilion at the upcoming Shanghai World Expo.
Boston Dynamics has updated videos showcasing the latest improvements to their BigDog and PETMAN robots.