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In the 21th century, the transmission of the information is probably the area that has had the greatest increase in terms of use and progress. The most important aspect that has led to this improvement is the speed of transmission (the time that it take for information to go from one end to the other) and the accuracy of the data (unchanged content without external interference or communication issues). Consequently, telecommunications has experienced an exponential growth. Telepresence Robots come to the rescue, and thankfully RobotShop and Double Robotics are here to offer you the Double 2 Telepresence Robot.

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Leap Motion Gesture Controller RobotShop recently received samples of the new Leap Motion gesture input device and see incredible potential for use with manipulating virtual objects as well as for control or physical robots. When you first see the Leap Motion device on its own, it’s almost impossible to know […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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, […]

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