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Cobalt Robotics

Cobalt Robotics has unveiled it’s new security robot.  Each robot has over 60 sensors including  360º day-night cameras, thermal cameras, point cloud cameras, laser scanners, a directional microphone array, long-range RFID, a badge reader, and environmental sensors including carbon monoxide and smoke detectors. … Continue reading

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MeArm Pi – A Robot Arm Anyone Can Build

Thanks to 788 backers as of this writing, MeArm Pi has been completely funded on Kickstarter with only  a few days left in the campaign. MeArm Pi is a programmable robot arm made by Mime Industries specifically for the Raspberry … Continue reading

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Ladybird

In Australia, the University of Sydney has been working on a solar powered farming robot named Ladybird for several years. One of Ladybirds chief creators, Professor Salah Sukkarieh states: Ladybird focuses on broad acre agriculture and is solar-electric powered. It has … Continue reading

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Intuition Robotics Raises $6 Million

Intuition Robotics is a Jerusalem based company that make a robot called ElliQ and has just raised $6 million from iRobot and OurCrowd. The robot is an assistant for elderly people that Intuition Robotics says is an  “autonomous active aging … Continue reading

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Cassie, A Bipedal Robot

Cassie is a bipedal robot made by Agility Robotics in Oregon. Unveiling Cassie on 2/8 at Oregon State, Agility Robotics demonstrated Cassie on stage. Cassie weighs about 60 lbs and can be folded up and put in the back of … Continue reading

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