Meet Kuri, a brand new robot from Bosch startup, Mayfield Robotics, who is one of several new robots making an appearance at this year's CES Show in Las Vegas.
Kuri is designed to have a real personality, awareness, and autonomous mobility. He can understand context and … Continue reading →
CES kicks off this week in Las Vegas. The world's largest technology expo, it promises thousands of new and exciting products from manufacturers right across the globe.
And while the show has already caused some controversy this year with the organiser Gary Shapiro claiming the UK … Continue reading →
Connected toy company Sphero has announced its latest toy Darkside is now available on Firebox for £99.99. Billed as mischievous alter-ego of Ollie, which launched last Autumn, Darkside is the first toy in the Sphero family designed with a personality and brought to life through the app … Continue reading →
Robots aren't just being used on dry land to carry out various tasks. The Nakashima Laboratory at the Tokyo Institute of Technology has developed the world's first swimming robot, nicknamed the Swumanoid.
In this case, the robot is actuated by 20 motors and uses all four limbs to get across … Continue reading →
Instellar was one of the biggest hits of last year, and two of the stand-out stars were the film's robots, TARS and CASE.
What's surprising though, is that in many cases the two robots were physical puppets and not simply computer generated, like you might expect. Check out the above video … Continue reading →