A home-made humanoid robot torso with Kinect and FESTO FinGrippers.
Archive for August, 2012
CompanionAble, a €7.8M euro project to develop an in-house robot assistant and smart home environment.
Some select photos from a robot expo and competition held in South Korea, August 2012.
Four robot videos: Vstone Tichno appears in a television commercial, a Segway-like vehicle developed in China, a balancing experiment using the tail of MIT’s Cheetah, and a nice summary of the Mars rover Curiosity.
A simplistic service robot developed in China.
Videos and details emerge of Dongbu Robot’s new hobby robot kit.
The Sant’Anna School of Advanced Studies of Pisa’s ARTS Lab (Advanced Robotics Technology and Systems) recently demonstrated some of their robot projects for the media.
A few videos: Willow Garage’s PR2 folds a pair of jeans thanks to work by UC Berkeley researcher; a vintage video of SONY’s SDR-3X robot on display at ROBODEX 2000; and a compilation video showing Kenji Ishida’s transforming robots.