• Posts Tagged ‘video’

    The Robotic Tumbleweed Fighting Desertification

    by  • January 17, 2014 • Featured, News, Videos • 0 Comments

    Tumbleweed Desert (Credit: Shlomi Mir)

    The Tumbleweed Desert is a project by Shlomi Mir that's designed to prevent the spreading desert. It's designed to run autonomously for years collecting data on wind patterns to determine how the desertification is affecting land conditions. It'll plant grasses in strategic locations, drylands in danger of the spreading desert to stabilize erosion from...

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    Beam+ A Telepresence Robot For The Home User

    by  • January 16, 2014 • Featured, News, Videos

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    Beam+ is Suitable Technologies latest offering to telepresence robots but instead of the usual target audience of business with the office or conference meetings in mind, this one is aimed towards the home. Apart from iRobots automated home cleaning machines, such as the recently announced Scooba 450, this is one of the first commercially...

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    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)