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Atlas Now Does Parkour

Atlas, the human like robot from Boston Dynamics now does parkour. Atlas is just under 5′ tall and weighs about 165 pounds. Thanks to 28 different joints Atlas is very agile and also sport LiDAR and Stereo Vision. In the … 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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Toyota’s Helpful Robot

Toyota has unveiled a new helper type robot called the Human Support Robot (HSR) to help with Japan’s aging population. It is designed to help people around their home and improve their quality of life. With a height of between … Continue reading

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Romeo From Aldebaran Robotics

Aldebaran Robotics along with other partners have been working on a humanoid robot called Romeo. The project website states: The project’s objective is to develop a humanoid robot that can act as a comprehensive assistant for persons suffering from loss … Continue reading

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Dreamer From Meka Robotics

Meka Robotics has created a robot called Dreamer that uses Willow Garage’s ROS or Robot Operating System.  The robot has no mouth, some very expressive ears as well as some cute eyes containing FireWire cameras. The idea here is to … Continue reading

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