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Terrafugia Company Says Flying Hybrid Car Could Be In The Skies |

Categories: Robotic NewsTransportation Terrafugia hassaid itwill produce a fully working prototype of the TF-X flying car by 2018, with the hope of putting the vehicleson the market between 2024 and 2028. The company says the car shouldnt be too much more expensive than a high-end luxury car and willfit in a standard-sized home garage. The […]

Watch the Atlas Robot Get Bullied By A Mean Human |

Categories: Industrial RoboticsPersonal RoboticsWork Force The most striking thing about this new version is the amazing balance Atlas achieves. You can even push Atlas violently with a hockey stick and hell maintain his balance. It uses sensors in its body and legs to balance and LIDAR and stereo sensors in its head to avoid obstacles, […]

Pentagon Research Could Make ‘Brain Modem’ a Reality |

Categories: Artificial Intelligence The tiny injectable machine could turn your noodle into a remote control. The Pentagon is attempting what was, until recently, an impossible technological feat developing a high-bandwidth neural interface that would allow people to beam data from their minds to external devices and back. One that could allow a soldier to, for […]

Robots with human vision – Scientists crack brain’s ‘Enigma code’

Categories: Personal RoboticsWork Force Scientists have cracked the brain’s ‘Enigma code’ which could pave the way to create robots capable of human vision. The code, compared to the secret Nazi encryption machines in the Second World War, details exactly what the two regions of the brain communicate when processing visual images. Researchers hope the new […]

Robots Delivering Pizza |

Philip Hammond says he wants the UK to become a “world leader” in 5G, the next-generation mobile technology that proponents say is the key to an internet-connected world of driverless cars, smart home appliances, delivery drones and lightning-fast video on the go. The government, which has published a 70-page tome on its future 5G strategy, […]

Superdroid HD2 Swateod Treaded Robot W5DOF |

• Rugged all-terrain tracked platform designed for SWAT • Powerful 5 Degree of freedom robot arm • Dual camera system with night vision • Bi-directional audio communication • Nitrogen flush system on the PTZ camera (for cold weather use) • Pelican case style controller with 7″ LCD display • Resistant black powder coated finish • Can be customized to satisfy your tactical requirements • Built to […]

We Should Be More Afraid of Computers Than We Are |

Categories: Artificial IntelligenceRobotic News As sophisticated algorithms can complete tasks we once thought impossible, computers are seeming to become a real threat to humanity. Whether they decide to pulp us into human meat paste, or simply make our work completely unnecessary, argues technology reporter Alex Hern, we should be afraid of computers See full story […]

Google’s Schaft Robot Dominates Pentagon Contest |

Categories: Robotic NewsRobots in Action WASHINGTON – It may not be the prettiest robot on the scene, but the angular blue creation from Google Inc’s newly acquired Japanese start-up is poised to secure more Pentagon funding to develop a creation capable of venturing into dangerous disaster zones to help humans. Tags: Robots in Action Related […]