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07.21.14
MIT's new robot glove can give you extra fingers
07.21.14

MIT's new robot glove can give you extra fingers

Have you ever wondered if five fingers is really enough? The folks at MIT have. Researchers in the...

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06.11.13
Willow Garage may sell its Velo robot gripper early, if you ask nicely
06.11.13

Willow Garage may sell its Velo robot gripper early, if you ask nicely

Some have called Willow Garage's health into question lately, but the company may have a minor hit...

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05.01.13
DARPA's low-cost robotic hand gets put through its paces (video)
05.01.13

DARPA's low-cost robotic hand gets put through its paces (video)

This three-fingered manipulator has just about everything you could ever want in a robotic hand. I...

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04.01.13
DARPA working on low-cost robot hands, aims to make yours even more idle (video)
04.01.13

DARPA working on low-cost robot hands, aims to make yours even more idle (video)

In a bid to crush those typically high robot-making costs, DARPA and its business partners (includ...

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09.29.12
Touch Bionics releases new prosthetic fingers, flips the old ones the bird
09.29.12

Touch Bionics releases new prosthetic fingers, flips the old ones the bird

The only upgrades available for our puny human hands are gaming controller calluses, but if you're...

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08.04.12
Rethinking the robot hand at Harvard (video)
08.04.12

Rethinking the robot hand at Harvard (video)

Should you ever find yourself needing to discuss the state of the robotic hand in the early 21st c...

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03.27.12
Osaka University wants to shake your hand with its robotic glove (video)
03.27.12

Osaka University wants to shake your hand with its robotic glove (video)

Feel like you aren't connecting with the people you video chat with? A team from Osaka University...

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02.13.12
Lego-built robotic arm will pour you a drink, collapse under pressure (video)
02.13.12

Lego-built robotic arm will pour you a drink, collapse under pressure (video)

We've seen countless robotics projects made either partly or entirely out of Lego, but this pneum...

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08.24.11
ITK's Handroid: a softer, gentler robotic hand (video)
08.24.11

ITK's Handroid: a softer, gentler robotic hand (video)

Most robotic hands are built with a series of individual motors in each joint, making them heav...

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