Sunday, October 30, 2011

82robots daily newspaper

82robots daily newspaper is published with the most recent news on robots and artificial intelligence. Check it out here

Thursday, October 27, 2011

BattleBots Season 3.0

BattleBots is one of the most fun events for amateur robotics with intense competition

Sunday, October 23, 2011

Robots vs. Humans in the labor market

Will robots and software do all the work in the future with humans unable to compete for labor?

Some really interesting points are made by Dyske Suematsu in his recent article, regarding machines increasing efficiency in the workplace and decreasing the need to hire more workers

Saturday, October 22, 2011

Monday, October 17, 2011

Nao Robot

Nao is one of the smartest robots on the market, and it can be programmed by ROS

Robot-assisted hair restoration?

Robot-assisted hair restoration? LA Times presents a new robotic machine for hair restoration

Saturday, October 15, 2011

Raytheon Sarcos robotic arms

Now, what's next? A robot suit where humans can control a giant robot?

Living With Robots

Honda introduces it's humanoid robot Asimo, which can currently walk, climb stairs and carry items. The video is going through the history of developing this robot and the challenges ahead

Robots playing ping-pong

Chinese students spent 4 years to develop humanoid robots that can play ping pong. A video with the robots playing is here

Robotics class

You can now take an introductory robotics class for free. Stanford has published lectures for their CS 223A class at udemy

Tuesday, October 11, 2011