• Posts Tagged ‘robot’

    Watch This – Sentinel’s Day Out

    by  • January 15, 2014 • News, Videos • 0 Comments

    Sentinel is a robot “Rover” type like the one NASA has sent to Mars created by InnoTechnix. Inspired by the “Google Lunar X Prize,” is 6 wheeled robot, equipped with laser, stereoscopic sight mounted atop a rotating head and extendable neck and powered by solar panels. It also enjoys leisurely strolls through the park, and may have just found that special someone.

    Via: Reddit (User: TurboMan)

    ROBOY, An Advanced Tendon-Driven Humanoid Robot

    by  • January 14, 2014 • News, Videos • 0 Comments

    ROBOY is a tendon-driven humanoid Robot developed by engineers at the Artificial Intelligence Laboratory of the University of Zurich and over 10 different institutes and companies. ROBOY was built in 9 months and funded by crowdsourced money. The idea was to create the “most state-of-the-art robotics technology”, while the system is undoubtedly progressive, there are too many aspects of robotics to say definitevly that one is the most advanced.