Georgia tech

07.10.14
Kids with disabilities can teach this robot how to play 'Angry Birds'
07.10.14

Kids with disabilities can teach this robot how to play 'Angry Birds'

As a way to help children dealing with cognitive and motor-skill disabilities, researchers from Ge...

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12.11.12
Access4Kids input device allows disabled children to control touch-centric tablets (video)
12.11.12

Access4Kids input device allows disabled children to control touch-centric tablets (video)

The innovation world at large has been crafting ways for handicapped individuals to interact with...

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10.12.12
Georgia Tech receives $900,000 grant from Office of Naval Research to develop 'MacGyver' robot
10.12.12

Georgia Tech receives $900,000 grant from Office of Naval Research to develop 'MacGyver' robot

Robots come in many flavors. There's the subservient kind, the virtual representative, the odd one...

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09.11.12
Insert Coin: Shimi iPhone robot is ready to dance its way out of the lab, into your heart
09.11.12

Insert Coin: Shimi iPhone robot is ready to dance its way out of the lab, into your heart

As soon as we saw Georgia Tech's Shimi, we wanted to how many sleepless nights we'd have to spend...

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08.19.12
Georgia Tech develops self-charging battery that marches to the owner's beat
08.19.12

Georgia Tech develops self-charging battery that marches to the owner's beat

One of the last times we saw the concept of a self-recharging battery, it was part of a high-minde...

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08.07.12
Georgia Tech models swimming, cargo-carrying nanobots
08.07.12

Georgia Tech models swimming, cargo-carrying nanobots

The nanobot war is escalating. Not content to let Penn State's nanospiders win the day, Georgia Te...

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07.18.12
Vibrating glove gives piano lessons, helps rehab patients regain finger sensation and motor skills
07.18.12

Vibrating glove gives piano lessons, helps rehab patients regain finger sensation and motor skills

We've seen a good number of electronic gloves before, and now researchers at Georgia Tech have dev...

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07.07.12
Georgia Tech scientists developing biology-inspired system to give robot eyes more human-like motion
07.07.12

Georgia Tech scientists developing biology-inspired system to give robot eyes more human-like motion

Having difficulty getting your robot parts to work as planned? Turn to nature -- or better yet, lo...

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06.27.12
Georgia Tech's Shimi robot wants to rock with you all night, rock the night away
06.27.12

Georgia Tech's Shimi robot wants to rock with you all night, rock the night away

Shimi certainly has the makings of a viral video hit, but its creators at Georgia Tech want you to...

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