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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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Starship Technologies

Starship Technologies has announced it will start  trial programs in various UK cities this year, starting with a pilot program in Greenwich England later this year.  Their robot is designed to make deliveries for under £1 per delivery. The robot … Continue reading

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World’s First Bionic Cat?

Oscar, a British black cat had a terrible farming accident involving a combine harvester and lost both of his rear paws and part of his legs last October. Oscar was taken to Noel Fitzpatrick, a veterinarian in Surrey.  Working with … Continue reading

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Cycler Robot Gets Kids to Recycle

Cycler robot, sometimes called Recycler, by David Buckley has been in business for more than 10 years. Cycler was created to help teach children to recycle and is used in school presentations. Cycler can control some functions on his own, … Continue reading

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Helicopter Drone Lands UK Police In Hot Water

Merseyside police in England used a helicopter drone to track down a teenager who had run away from a stolen car.  The robot used thermal imaging cameras and the police did finally catch the suspect. The problem is that the … Continue reading

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