Robotarm

10.25.15
Eye-tracking robot arm lets you paint while you eat
10.25.15

Eye-tracking robot arm lets you paint while you eat

Researchers have shown how eye tracking and a robotic arm let you make art hands-free.

By J. Fingas,   10.25.15
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10.24.15
ICYMI: Cancer loves supplements, cheap robot claws and more
10.24.15

ICYMI: Cancer loves supplements, cheap robot claws and more

Folks, supplements make cancer grow faster in lab mice.

By K. Davis,   10.24.15
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05.21.15
Brain implants control robot arm well enough to grab a beer
05.21.15

Brain implants control robot arm well enough to grab a beer

A paralyzed man named Erik Sorto has finally been able to drink beer on his own after 13 years, an...

By M. Moon,   05.21.15
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05.17.14
Disarm a bomb with your hand, a robot arm and Leap-motion controller
05.17.14

Disarm a bomb with your hand, a robot arm and Leap-motion controller

Neutralizing explosives, it turns out, is a delicate and complicated procedure -- but a company ca...

By S. Buckley,   05.17.14
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05.15.14
Students build a robot arm you control with the wink of an eye
05.15.14

Students build a robot arm you control with the wink of an eye

Want proof that you don't need big, specialized equipment to produce a mind-controlled robot arm?...

By J. Fingas,   05.15.14
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05.04.13
Columbia University's low-cost robotic arm is controlled by facial muscles, we go face-on (video)
05.04.13

Columbia University's low-cost robotic arm is controlled by facial muscles, we go face-on (video)

We've seen Emotiv's Epoc headset control cars and trapeze acts, but now a small posse of students...

By A. Santos,   05.04.13
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02.26.13
MIT algorithms teach robot arms to think outside of the box (video)
02.26.13

MIT algorithms teach robot arms to think outside of the box (video)

Although robots are getting better at adapting to the real world, they still tend to tackle challe...

By J. Fingas,   02.26.13
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10.28.12
German robot arm learns ping-pong as it plays humans, might rival its masters
10.28.12

German robot arm learns ping-pong as it plays humans, might rival its masters

We like to tell ourselves that learning by doing is the best strategy for improving our skills, bu...

By J. Fingas,   10.28.12
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09.28.12
Ibis hotels to have robots paint art while they track your sleep: no, that's not creepy at all (video)
09.28.12

Ibis hotels to have robots paint art while they track your sleep: no, that's not creepy at all (video)

First they invaded our factories, and now it's our hotel rooms. Is nowhere safe from the robots? I...

By J. Fingas,   09.28.12
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