Tag: robots

Robot Grasshopper (Video)

This tiny little robot weighs only 7 grams and can jump 1.4 meters (3.3 feet) straight up into the air. That is 27 times its own height. Here is a video clip of the robotic grasshopper in action: [...]

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Awesome Optimus Prime Sculpture

We have seen some Amazing Sci-Fi Metal Sculptures in the past, but this Transformers Optimus Prime model might just be the coolest one so far. [...]

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ASIMO Conducts Orchestra (Video)

Remember the news about the plans to let Honda’s humanoid robot ASIMO conduct the Detroit Symphony Orchestra? It looks like he did a good job: [...]

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Pleo Robot Dinosaur at Sea World (Video)

If the Alien Stress Reliever doesn’t do the trick for you, maybe this video clip of Pleo visiting Sea World will do a better job to relieve you from stress: [...]

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Optimus Prime Transformers 4-Port USB Hub

We have seen the heroic Transformers Autobot leader in the shape of USB flash drive. Now Optimus Prime is building a new career as a 4-port USB hub. [...]

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ASIMO Conducts the Detroit Symphony Orchestra

At May 13 Honda’s humanoid robot ASIMO will be conducting the Detroit Symphony Orchestra as it performs “Impossible Dream” to open a special concert performance with renowned cellist Yo-Yo. [...]

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Star Wars R2-D2 Desktop Speakers

Last week we saw our favorite tin can astromech droid R2-D2 in the shape of a belt buckle. This week they have turned him and his red cousin R2-D1 into a nice pair of desktop speakers. [...]

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Futurama Bender Webcam

When Jason Chen over at Gizmodo wrote about the Mr. Burns webcam, he added: “is nice, but it’s no Futurama”. Reader Matt saw it and came up with a cool looking Bender webcam. [...]

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Robot Arm

This kit allows you to build a robotic arm that can grasp anything up to 1.7 inches in width, lift objects weighing up to 100g, using its LED to provide you with a search light, and much more. [...]

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Sega’s Robot Chicken – Now Available at Brando

You have probably read about this cute little robot from Sega Toys. The fuzzy chick has been featured at many sites, but it has been quite hard to actually order one. But now you can get the Robotic Chicken from Brando for $26.90. [...]

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Mr. Roboto Watch – Retro Tin Robot Timepiece

Azimuth, a watch manufacturer based in Switzerland, has announced their Mr. Roboto watch – the world’s first vintage tin robot concept timepiece. [...]

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Transformers iPod Dock with Speakers

You might have seen the Transformers MP3 player. If you’re a fan of these fictional alien robots, but prefer using your Apple player, you can now get the best of two worlds; the Optimus Prime Transformers iPod dock with speakers. [...]

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ApriPoko – Remote Control Robot by Toshiba

The name is this cute little robot from Toshiba is ApriPoko. He (or she) is a voice-operated infrared universal remote control equipped with a camera. [...]

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Tachikoma – The Email Reading USB Robot

Tachikoma is the name of this blue little robot from the Japanese Bandai company. It will not only look cool on your desk, it can be quite helpful too. [...]

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Robo Vacum – Tiny Robot Vacuum Cleaner

If you don’t like the thought of having a caterpillar helping you keeping the desk clean from dust and breadcrumbs, try this tiny desktop robot instead. [...]

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Awesome R2-D2 Case Mod

Someone has created a cool looking Star Wars inspired case mod – shaped like everyone’s favorite tin can astromech droid R2-D2. [...]

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Pleo News for Developers

A brand new section specifically geared toward Pleo robot dinosaur developers has just been launched over at the PleoWorld website. [...]

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Pleo Dinosaur Performance Editing Tools (Video)

The AIBO super hackers have entered the Pleo party full strength by porting one of their most powerful and fun AIBO performance tools over to Pleo. [...]

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The BarberBot

PostlerFerguson, a design consultancy located in London, UK, has created the “Life Machines” concept – a look at a possible future society in which humans and robots coexist. [...]

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Mr. Clock Radio – Video

Maybe you read about the cool Mr. Clock Radio last year. This robot head wake-up gadget was recently displayed at the popular CES 2008 consumer electronics show. The guys from Coolest Gadgets had the video camera ready and managed to catch a bunch of them singing together: [...]

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