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A robot addicted to donuts?
Active Anime (press release) - United States
The future is full of ‘Legion's', or robots that serve to fulfill the needs of humans. Nanami a fresh young graduate from ...

Paralyzed Dallas man walks again with help of robot
News 8 Austin - Austin,TX,USA
DALLAS -- A Dallas man uses a robotic device strapped to his lifeless legs to work out on a treadmill. Chuck Benefield was paralyzed ...

Three students roll to glory aboard a robot
Times of India - India
PUNE: It's a robot that can seek out and extinguish fires. ... "This is the first time that a competition to design a fire-fighting robot was held in the country. ...

Strategy Analytics Featured in United Nations' `A Robot in Every ...
Business Wire (press release) - San Francisco,CA,USA
... the market for mobile robots, entitled, "Mobile Service Robots: Entering the Commercial World," will be announced during the UN conference, "A Robot in Every ...

Arizona Telescope Turned Into a Robot
Universe Today - USA
Summary - (Oct 20, 2004) Engineers have finished converting a telescope in Arizona into a robot. The Peters Automated Infrared Imaging ...

Robot Helps Doctors Check on Patients
WAFF - Huntsville,AL,USA
Oct. 20 - With the help of a robot, Edward Morris is getting a visit from his cardiologist. "Did you have any associated shortness of breath, dizziness?". ...

Rise of the Robots: Segway Platform Gives Mechanoids Motion
Space.com - USA
... Hampshire-based Segway for a Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) program, the firm's Robotic Mobility Platform (RMP) allows robot developers to ...

Domestic robot use set to surge
Canada.com - Canada
... vacuum floors, pull guard duty and perform other chores is set to surge sevenfold by 2007, says a new UN survey, which credits falling prices for the robot boom ...

World's Most Advanced Humanoid Robot In NZ Nov.
Scoop.co.nz (press release) - New Zealand
Honda is bringing ASIMO, the world's most advanced humanoid robot to Big Boys Toys in Auckland, New Zealand for shows during November 12-14, 2004. ...

Robots ready to take over the home
IAfrica South African News - Cape Town,South Africa
... Colin Angle, chief executive of the iRobot company, said: "I think it's perfectly reasonable to imagine having a robot in every home, certainly within ten years ...

UN report: Domestic robot use growing
News-Leader.com - Springfield,MO,USA
... floors, pull guard duty and perform other chores is set to surge sevenfold by 2007, says a new UN survey, which credits dropping prices for the robot boom. ...

Farting robot wins toy of the year
The Register - London,England,UK
A toy robot designed by a former NASA engineer has been named Britain's toy of the year by Hamley's, the nation's finest/most expensive toy shop. ...

Where is the Robot-Valley?
Always On - USA
... working on robotics technology. The city has become the center of robot technology in Japan and possibly the world. Japan expects to ...

Robot ambassador launches Sony store
The Malaysia Star - Malaysia
KUALA LUMPUR: Sony's corporate ambassador, QRIO -- a humanoid robot with the latest artificial intelligence technologies -- officially launched the Sony ...

Purdue, Japanese Researchers to Create More Human-Like Robots
Newswise (press release) - USA
... Purdue will collaborate with researchers from the Advanced Institute of Science and Technology in Japan, which leads the world in humanoid-robot research. ...

Oceangoing Robot Glides Under Water
Discovery Channel - USA
By Larry O'Hanlon, Discovery News. Nov. 11, 2004 -- A lone robotic glider has crossed the Gulf Stream for the first time -- under water. ...

European scientists planning robot village on the Moon?
Cordis News - EU
The idea of establishing a robotic 'village' on the Moon, perhaps as a precursor to a manned base, has been discussed among European scientists for a number of ...

Robot plane gives unique zoo view
Asheboro Courier Tribune - Asheboro,NC,USA
... The professional photographer for the aviation industry and robot hobbyist said he estimated that the plane he demonstrated at the zoo cost about $1,000 for ...

Robots and us
The Japan Times - Japan
They are still cinematic staples -- check out this year's blockbuster "I, Robot," with its mechanized servants and nannies -- but it was hardly a surprise when ...

MEDICINE AND TECHNOLOGY: Robot makes the rounds
Detroit Free Press - Detroit,MI,USA
... months. Victoria Tierney, 39, of Allen Park reacts as the InTouch Health robot rolls by in the hallway of the emergency department. ...

Students Create Robot To Help People With Disabilities
WLOX - Biloxi,MS,USA
... The robot can also knock CDs into the case, play a game of basketball, even help you figure out which bus to board by stopping at the right sign. ...

Charles hits `robot' education
South Australia Advertiser - Adelaide,South Australia,Australia
LONDON: Prince Charles has accused educators of taking the joy out of learning and trying to turn students into "robots". In an ...

JFE Develops Robot Capable of Automatically Cleaning Ashes inside ...
Japan Corporate News (press release) - Tokyo,Japan
Tokyo (JCNN) - JFE Engineering and JFE R&D have jointly developed the JFE Boiler Clean DX, a robot to automatically clean the ashes accumulating on the surface ...

Robot to rescue Hubble telescope
Pioneer Press (subscription) - St. Paul,MN,USA
... Yet largely because of the Canadian robot named "Dextre," NASA has gone in less than a year from virtually writing off the Hubble to embracing a mission that ...

More robots mean more tech jobs
Akron Beacon Journal (subscription) - Akron,OH,USA
Robby the Robot and C-3PO may still be years away from reality, but robot vacuum cleaners, medical robots, surveillance robots, underwater robots and ...

 

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