Robotma.com, an online store dedicated to hobby robot kits, is taking orders for a new entry-level bipedal robot called ISAMARO Mark II. The first version of the robot cost a hefty 340,000 JPY (approximately $4,200 USD), but they’ve managed to cut the cost in half (to 168,000 JPY / $2,070 USD) by swapping the Kondo-brand […]
A new figure model kit is being sold based on AIST’s famous female android, the HRP-4C.
A look at Toyota’s Human Support Robot/
Paro has already been around for 10 years!
Waseda University’s New RT Frontier offers the public a rare chance to see and interact with cutting-edge robots in person.
Robots invade hotel lobbies in Akihabara as part of a new study into human-robot interaction.
Iketomu, a Japanese blogger who writes Biped Robot News Japan (and is himself a hobby roboticist), has posted a fantastic video from the 21st ROBO-ONE competition. It took place at the National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation (Miraikan) in Tokyo on September 1st and 2nd, 2012, and the following video shows 20 of the […]
Dr. Guero shows off some balancing skills with his latest hack of the popular Kondo KHR-3HV biped robot kit.