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Origami Inspired Robot Wears Different Outfits

Researchers from MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) have created a  robot called Primer. The robot is a small cube that transforms by moving onto flat sheets of material.  The material is then heated to bend into specific … Continue reading

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Jibo

Cynthia Breazeal, a robotics professor at MIT, has taken some time off from MIT to launch Jibo. Jibo is a social robot for your home that has facial recognition and can differentiate between different family members. Jibo can also do … Continue reading

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UAV Flies Indoors

The Robust Robotics Group at MIT has developed an algorithm that allows a fixed wing plane to fly indoors. AUVs usually fly outside and rely on GPS to help navigate. Using a fixed 2 meter winged plan indoors without GPS … Continue reading

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Printable Robots From MIT

MIT recently received a $10 million grant from the National Science Foundation.  CSAIL (Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory) at MIT is using the funding to develop a printable robot. Daniel Rus, MIT professor and the project leader states: This … Continue reading

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Autom Available for Pre Order

Fall is upon us and winter is almost here.  Along with that come the holidays and lots of eating and drinking.  A time when most people put on an extra pound or two.  Well, along comes Autom, your personal diet … Continue reading

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