Category Archives: Humanoid

PR2 and ROS Grow

PR2 from Willow Garage uses ROS (Robot Operating System) and is one amazing robot. First PR2 learned to play pool and fetch beer for the staff at Willow Garage. PR2 is currently listed at $400,000, out of the range of … Continue reading

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The Robotic Butler You’ve Always Wanted

PAL Robotics from Spain has just released the latest version of their REEM robot.  The new robot was recently demonstrated at a large trade show in Abu Dhabi. REEM weighs 90 kg, is 1.7 meters tall and has a battery … Continue reading

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Elfoid

From the makers of Telenoid comes a smaller, pocket sized version called Elfoid.  Elfoid is actually a a pocket sized Android cell phone.  That’s right, Elfoid is a cell phone that can fit in your pocket.  This really brings new … Continue reading

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Nao Recharges Himself

Our favorite robot Nao from Aldebaran Robotics can now charge his batteries all by himself by backing up to his new charging station. The charging station is part of the developer program and not for sale yet. via (Endgadget)

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Japan’s Latest Baby Robot, Babyloid

This robot is the work of Kanou Masayoshi from the Chukyo University of Science & Technology in Japan. This therapeutic robot has been designed to help the elderly feel less depressed .  The robot is about 17 inches long and … Continue reading

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