Step-by-step instructions on how to build your first robot from scratch for about $100.
Researchers at Toshiba have developed a talking robot that functions as a voice-operated universal remote control for multiple home appliances. The 2.3 kilogram (5 lb), 21 x 27 centimeter (8 x 11 in) prototype robot, named ApriPoko, learns how to ope...
The robot is set to compete in a robotic 'iron man' contest being run by the US military next year, where robots will be expected to cope with varied terrains and use tools.
Driven by an Xbox 360 controller and strong enough to drag a trapped person to safety, the Gemini-Scout Mine Rescue Robot could soon go places that are too dangerous for human rescuers.
05.20.09 Radhika Seth