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Promobot starts selling human-like robots called Android Robo-C

The robot copies the appearance of a person and can reproduce about 600 human micro-facial expressions.

Universal Robots’ new heavy-duty cobot speeds up automation

Universal Robots (UR), a leading manufacturer of collaborative robots (cobots) in the world, has unveiled its new UR16e, which boasts an impressive 16kg (35.3...

Air Force tested ROBOpilot that turns a manned plane into a self-piloting drone

The US Air Force laboratory conducted the first flight tests of the ROBOpilot system, which can turn virtually any plane into a self-piloting drone,...

Robots need to know why they are doing certain task – study

Humans perform object manipulation to execute certain tasks. Such action is rarely initiated with no goals in mind. In contrast, traditional robotic grasping focuses...

Toyota unveils a series of 7 robots to help people in Tokyo Olympics

The 2020 summer Olympic and Paralympic Games are being held in Tokyo and Toyota is playing a key role in on-site mobility and transportation....

Researchers implant sensors and nerve transfers for wireless control of robotic arms

Above-elbow amputations are more problematic than any other amputation because the humerus (the long bone in the upper arm located between the elbow joint...

New fiber-based artificial muscles could make robots and prosthetics more responsive

Until now, several approaches have been used for creating artificial muscles, but they all have limitations like they are heavy, slow or both.Now, a...

Watch the Mars 2020 Rover getting its wheels and legs

We are just a year away from the launch of the Mars 2020 Mission - scheduled on July 17, 2020 - which will see...

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