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Bosch Launches Plantect

Bosch Corporation, a subsidiary of Bosch Group is launching into the agricultural sector with the arrival of Plantect. Using sensors for measuring temperature, humidity, sunlight, and carbon dioxide in a greenhouse, the Plantect system then transfers the data to the … Continue reading

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Miimo From Honda

Miimo is another lawn mowing robot, this time from Honda.  Honda is offering two models, the  HRM 310 model, and the  HRM 520 model. HRM 310 can mow up to .37 acres and the HRM 520 can mow up to … Continue reading

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Dubai’s Robocop

Dubai now has a real robocop. Over the next 13 years, Dubai plans on making 25% of it’s police force robots. Five feet five inches tall, the robot rolls around on wheels and currently only patrol a conference and expo … Continue reading

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DIY Robots Need Connections

Need to know how to connect setup an H-Bridge to control your motors?  Or maybe you need an LCD screen on top of your robot? The book ABC Basic Connections has got you covered. Currently on Kickstarter is the amazing book … Continue reading

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Tertill: A Weed Whacking Roomba For Your Garden

Massachusetts based Franklin robotics has created a weed killing robot named Tertill. The robot has solar panel on top and uses a weed whacker on the bottom to remove the tiny weeds.  No need to plug it or recharge it. Tetrill … Continue reading

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