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Robot Surgeon ‘Da Vinci’ Practices Removing A Tumour Using A Grape

As technology continues to advance, the world of surgical operations is becoming less and less invasive. This latest hopes to make it less intrusive in the future. The da Vinci surgery system makes use of small robotic devices which surgeons can control to conduct a surgery. The interesting system’s capabilities was showcased and tested using

Tiny Robot Developed At Standford Climbs Up A Wall While Carrying 100 Times Its Own Weight

The robot version of Superman has been officially created. Some engineers from Stanford have developed a tiny robot that is extremely strong as it is able to carry objects of many times its own weight, while climbing a vertical wall. The revealing of the robot took place at the International Conference on Robotics and Automation

The World’s First Smart Trash Bin ‘Bruno’ Doubles As A Vaccum

Based on what I know, the most terrible part of cleaning is the dust. When we dust the dirt particles become agitated and in effect makes us agitated as they get up into our nostrils. Sweeping can also be a bother, especially the part where we have to bend down and sweep the dust into

This Robot Chef Promises To Prepare Tasty Meals For You Daily In The Comfort Of Your Own Home

Many of us wish to be able to come home to see a healthy plate of dinner already cooked and waiting for us. But, who said that wouldn’t be possible some day? British scientists have developed a robot chef that just does that. The robot which comes as a set of robotic arms is so

Need Muscle? Sword Fighting Robot Being Developed In Japan

A Japan-based lab named Manika Laboratory that specializes in robotics with high-speed manipulation and vision that can both move and react quicker than humans, has programmed a robot that is able to sword fight. It’s obvious that these developers haven’t seen the Terminator movie. They would have know that they are looking to be scared

Humanoid Called ‘iCub’ Is Like A 4-Year-Old Locked In A Robot’s Body

Although artificial intelligence  has been described by many people as a threat that could be ‘more dangerous than nukes’, the race to develop robots that can interact naturally with humans and mimic some of our unique characteristics, is hotter than ever now. One of these robots modelled a four-year-old child, has been developed with a

10 Cool LEGO Machines That Deserve An Award For Their Awesomeness

At first when the LEGO brand was established, it begun as a mere toy factory, producing simple sets of plastic bricks and parts to entertain children. Now, that has change to become very improved technologically, some LEGO kits are able to provide internet connectivity, powerful processors, Micro SD card slots, and Wi-Fi USB slots. Young

The World’s First Drone Rock Band “Flying Robot Rockstars” Performs Emblematic Songs

When you think of a compilation of robotics and music, what comes to mind? Walking musical instruments that can play themselves? A group of engineers at KMEL Robotics thought of an unusual band of musically talented flying drones that they collectively call the ‘Flying Robot Rockstars’. The record footage of the mash-up of creativity, programming expertise,

Guinness World Record Presents Two Title Awards To Robot Astronaut ‘Kirobo’

Recently, a robot that acts as a friend for lonely astronauts in space was honoured with two Guinness World Record titles. The small android named Kirobo is able to have conversations in Japanese and has set records for First Companion Robot in Space, and Highest altitude for a robot to have a conversation following an

Germany Tech Show Features Brilliant Palm-Sized & Self-Flying Drones

Recently, the greatest flying machine was displayed in Germany. There were drones that are so tiny that they can fit in the palm of your hand and others that are able to plot their terrain using 3D mapping. This year, manufacturers used the CeBIT Technology event to showcase their remote-controlled and autonomous quad and hexacopters