The host of the Honda stand at the 2009 Geneva Motor Show will be the world’s most advanced humanoid robot, the new Asimo. This Asimo robot is the latest in a long..
Shimizu Corp and Yasukawa Electric from Japan have opened the “Smart Showroom” that is part of the Smart Robotics Building Project, which will demonstrate the use of Smart Robots in intelligent buildings…
Toyota Motor Corp. and a research body of the University of Tokyo have jointly developed a prototype for what many busy career people have been dreaming of for a long time: A..
The robot research laboratory at Chonnam National University, Korea has developed a robotic plant that has humidifying, oxygen-producing, aroma-emitting, and kinetic functions. Just like real plants, the robotic plant emits oxygen, moisture,..
Cyberdyne a new company in Tsukuba, Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan will mass-produce a robotic suit that reads brain signals and helps people with mobility problems. HAL- short for hybrid assistive limb -is a..
Underwater robot Sentry powered by 1000 lithium-ion batteries completes first seafloor survey mission
The newly-developed underwater robot Sentry capable of diving as deep as 5,000 meters (3.1 miles) into the ocean, has successfully completed its first scientific mission, the U.S. National Science Foundation reported on..
NEC demonstrated the use of its PaPeRo home robot as a human machine interface (HMI) for inputting information, such as the destination and purpose of an outing, into a car navigation system..
Yamaha showcased a stick-like device, “Muro Sensor,” that can be used to play music by sensing the direction and speed of acceleration. The Muro Sensor, in its about 15cm long chassis, is..