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Zero Zero Robotics

Zero Zero Robotics has unveiled it’s first product called Hover Camera after developing it in relative secrecy.  The company has received $25 million in funding. Hover Camera is a small drone that can fold up and fit in your bag.  … Continue reading

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Robots Help Elderly Stay Independent Longer

A robot named Alfie is helping elderly residents stay independent longer. The robot in use is a KOMPAI robot by Robosoft. Alfie is part of the ENRICHME (ENabling Robot and assisted living environment for Independent Care and Health Monitoring of … Continue reading

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Bio Bots Moved By Light

Researchers at the University of Illinois have developed biological robots that are moved by light.  Rashid Bashir, head of bioengineering, and other colleagues have created the robots. Using optogenetics, the researchers can control the tiny robot by light.  Skeletal muscle … Continue reading

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Domino’s Robotic Unit

Recently Domino’s Australia announced the DRU or Domino’s Robotic Unit. Built in part by Marathon Targets, the robot has a 4 wheel base and will be used to make select deliveries.  Domino’s is not worried about thieves either, as the … Continue reading

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Google Now Selling Boston Dynamics

In late 2013, Google bought robotics company Boston Dynamics, makers of robots like Big Dog and Atlas. Boston Dynamics became part of a group withing Google called Replicant with other engineers and California and Tokyo.  According to Bloomberg apparently Boston … Continue reading

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