UAV Flights / Restrictions / Suggestions
Posted on September 16, 2014
By Coleman Benson & filled under Drone, Industry, Unmanned Aerial Vehicles.
Drones / UAVs are becoming very popular; the onboard flight controllers are increasingly intelligent and capable, prices for UAVs are dropping and people of all ages are becoming involved. Even small UAVs which fit in your hand can easily reach several hundred feet above the ground and the technology has quickly surpassed any regulations which [...]
Embrace Wearable Technology and Become a Cyborg!
Posted on June 19, 2014
By Mario Tremblay & filled under Industry, Wearable Technology.
Even today’s young people have heard of Steve Austin, The Six Million Dollar Man, and his girlfriend, The Bionic Woman. After separate accidents, each of them was surgically repaired and enhanced by the government and they became secret agents. Steve Austin could run 60 miles per hour, had arms with the power of a [...]
The 2013 Robot Christmas Gift Guide!
Posted on November 21, 2013
By Julie Gendron & filled under Domestic, Entertainment, Pet Care, Toys, Vacuum.
Christmas season is just around the corner, and it’s time to send Santa your gift list. Why not select robotic gifts to help with household chores, to play, to build or even to experiment with. Here’s our top suggestions for robotic gifts for 2013. We’ve featured 10 great ideas that will make excellent gifts for [...]
2013 Global Cloud Robotics Hackathon Participants
Posted on April 11, 2013
By Carlos Asmat & filled under Cloud Robotics, Competitions, RobotShop.
The Global Cloud Robotics Hackathon 2013 is currently taking place. The hacking marathon where participants compete to create the best cloud monitoring robotic application started on April 6th and will be ending on the 14th of the same month. So far 29 teams from all around the world are hard at work as shown on the hackathon [...]
CRX10 Educational Platform Now Available at RobotShop
Posted on September 05, 2012
By RB1 & filled under Research.
The CRX10 is designed to satisfy the demand for versatile, affordable and safe educational robots. This capable little rover is easy to use and links theory and practice in order to help students learn the principles of robotics. The robot includes wireless communication, making it essay to control via its specialized computer software, or via a smartphone or tablet app. [...]