Robotic hand

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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06.09.11
Condiment transporting SWITL robot arm gets a gig moving meat, packing boxes (video)
06.09.11

Condiment transporting SWITL robot arm gets a gig moving meat, packing boxes (video)

Way back in March, we spotted video of the SWITL, a robotic hand with a penchant for picking up g...

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03.28.11
SWITL scoops oozy goop with amazing robotic precision (video)
03.28.11

SWITL scoops oozy goop with amazing robotic precision (video)

Look, sometimes, not often, but sometimes we'll miss a truly spectacular and mind bending story t...

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01.25.11
German robot hand takes a licking, apparently keeps on ticking (video)
01.25.11

German robot hand takes a licking, apparently keeps on ticking (video)

Sadists at the German Aerospace Center's (DLR) Institute of Robotics and Mechatronics are showing o...

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08.30.10
Robotic Yale Aerial Manipulator grabs a can of Guinness
08.30.10

Robotic Yale Aerial Manipulator grabs a can of Guinness

There's plenty of UAVs out there capable of dropping things, but comparatively fewer that are able...

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02.16.10
BeBionic teases advanced bionic hand, Terminator 5 now has a prop supplier (video)
02.16.10

BeBionic teases advanced bionic hand, Terminator 5 now has a prop supplier (video)

It won't officially launch until May, but we're already guessing that the folks over at DaVinci are...

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10.24.09
Prosthetic, robotic 'Smart Hand' has feelings, too
10.24.09

Prosthetic, robotic 'Smart Hand' has feelings, too

Researchers in Italy and Sweden have spent the last ten years developing what they call the "Smart...

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09.10.09
Video: Crafthouse's Melissa robotic hand sounds sweet, looks menacing
09.10.09

Video: Crafthouse's Melissa robotic hand sounds sweet, looks menacing

Is your poor robot getting by without digits? Without them the poor thing can't greet others, catch...

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05.07.09
Robotic hand controlled by compressed air grasps the concept of delicacy
05.07.09

Robotic hand controlled by compressed air grasps the concept of delicacy

The Robotics and Mechanisms Laboratory (AKA the RoMeLa Project) at the College of Engineering at V...

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