Helps Gunshot Victim Walk Again
NBC5.com - Chicago,IL,USA
CHICAGO -- Spinal cord injuries are among the
toughest conditions doctors encounter. So far,
science has little to offer paralyzed patients.
robot has human-like inquisitiveness
ElectronicsWeekly.com - UK
A mobile robot
that demonstrates intelligence as it meets a new
object has won the Electrolux-sponsored 2005
Fourth British Computer Society's Annual Prize
invasion will be NXT...
GadgetsPaper - UK
A next-generation Lego Mindstorms
has been unveiled at the Consumer Electronics
Show, boasting a number of improved features over
their previous model
Building a better
Crain's Detroit Business (subscription) -
iRobot is a $95 million company whose technology
has military and commercial uses, including a
used to search for the miners in last week's
accident at ...
separates stem cells
Iowa City Press Citizen - Iowa City,IA,USA
lawsuit," he said. The
can do four simultaneous operations, which
drastically increases productivity, Kamath said.
The six ...
Sony continues development of human-like
Newstarget.com - Taichung,Taiwan
QRIO is 60 centimeters tall, weighs 16.5 pounds
and can use both arms to hold and move small
boxes. If the box drops, the
can find it and pick it up.
Better robots could help save disaster victims
New Scientist (subscription) - UK
Although they tried to use a
to move ahead and test conditions, the
a commercial model usually used for bomb disposal,
was not specifically
Have an Emergency? Call in
The Ledger - Lakeland,FL,USA
which belongs to the State Fire Marshal's Office
in Tampa, is equipped with a video camera and is
used to snoop out situations too dangerous for
Mine mud bogs down rescue
Charleston Gazette (subscription) - WV, USA
TALLMANSVILLE -- A
designed to search mines during emergencies was
bogged down by mud Tuesday, and was at least
temporarily out of service in efforts to
Park Opens in Puchon
Korea Times - South Korea
_ There is nothing that really captures one¡¯s
imagination as one arrives at the entrance to the
office building that is Korea¡¯s first
Army To Fund Robotics Toolkit
InformationWeek - Manhasset,NY,USA
The US Army's Transportation Command (Warren,
Mich.) will fund a six-month research project to
develop a low-cost "robot
infrastructure toolkit" that can be
The Hits of Tokyo Robot Week
Spectrum - New York,NY,USA
The world's largest robotics show, the
International Robot Exhibition, was held in
the Tokyo Big Sight complex from 30 November
through 3 December 2005. ...
The 50 Best Robots Ever
Wired News -
... The game industry's only hope? A
robot. ... What would you get if Robby
the Robot got busy with a Mars rover?
Probably something like the Mobots. ...
Robot Demonstrates Self-awareness
shinyplasticbag writes ""A new robot can
recognize the difference between a mirror image of
itself and another robot that looks just
like it. ... ...
Danger, Will Robinson - Robot Saves New
- San Francisco,CA,USA
If you don't know where the reference to "Danger,
Will Robinson" comes from, it's an homage to the
robot from the old "Lost in Space" TV
Putting a robot in every home
News.com - Westchester,NY,USA
... That's because the appliance in
question is an iRobot Roomba Vacuuming Robot.
... It's a consumer product that's a
robot, and it's not a robot toy. ...
Robots key to future, surgeon tells Capital
ROBOT surgeons which can carry out complex
surgery without even making an incision may soon
be performing operations in Scottish hospitals.
Robots prove value in military exercises
Online - Cape Town,South Africa
... Technology Agency (DSTA). Each Packbot
robot is no bigger than the famous R2-D2
droid from the Star Wars movies. An evaluation of
Robot chopper documents Katrina's power
CNN - USA
By Marsha Walton. The use of robotic vehicles is
new to most first responders and emergency
operations centers. BILOXI, Mississippi ...
Times - London,England,UK
Butlers and housekeepers were in vogue at the
world's largest robot show in Japan last
week, according to a report on NewScientist.com.
A Healthy Little Robot
U.S. News &
World Report - USA
... So can a robot pet provoke the
same reactions? ... Some reported they got
out of their chairs more often to play with the
robot, increasing their exercise. ...