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A robot invasion doesn’t have to be scary, though it’s important to know that it isn’t science fiction anymore. When the film 2001 A Space Odyssey came out in 1968, Dr Floyd’s casual use of a teleconference robot during a space station layover was as much science fiction as the “space plane” he took to get […]

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The popular quadcopter AR.Drone 2.0 is now available at RobotShop and in stock. Since this is a very popular flying platform, we expect it to sell very quickly, so if you want yours without any delay, we recommend placing an order as soon as possible. This quadcopter connects to Android and iOS smart devices via WiFi […]

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Bossa Nova Robotics, the manufacturer of countless robotic toys, has unveiled their newest robot at the 2012 RoboBusiness Summit in Pittsburgh. The new “mObi” is certainly not part of Bossa Nova’s toy robot lineup, and is the first commercial ballbot intended to be used as a personal robot, a telepresence platform, a guide or more. Its main distinguishing feature is that it […]

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Back in May, Softbank purchased more than 80% of Aldebaran Robotics for $100 million. Then, Aldebaran purchased Karotz, the company which previously purchased Violet, creators of the Nabaztag. Now, Aldebaran has purchased Gostai, creator of the Jazz telepresence robot. “The association of our expertise in robotics with Gostai skills specialized in the field of applied […]

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iRobot already has robots for the home, the military and even for undersea exploration. In 2009, iRobot launched “iRobot Healthcare”, but until now we have not heard much from that division. Now, with the release of RP-VITA  (based on iRobot’s AVA platform), iRobot is making its way into hospitals and once again, potentially saving many […]

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Oddwerx, produced by OLogic Inc is a very impressive and very capable smartphone robotic platform. The platform is compatible with all the major software development platforms including MyRobots.com, Android, IOS and ROS. This robot even won the California Cloud Robotics Hackathon by playing Tic-Tac-Toe with humans! If you want to see these robots produced, you can help OLogic fund […]

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Geminoid F, Geminoid HI-1, and Geminoid DK met their original humans, an anonymous young lady, Prof. Hiroshi Ishiguro of Osaka University, and Prof. Henrik Scharfe of Aalborg University, in Denmark. This is the first (and probably the last) time that the Geminoid robotic family meet together with their human counterparts. As shown in the video below, […]

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We are proud to announce that the very awesome Jazz telepresence robot by Gostai is available for sale at RobotShop. This robot can virtually teleport you to any place in the world and allows you to work remotely. As a result, you can save on business trips, boost productivity, quickly manage problems in multiple distant locations […]

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