Walking

06.16.15
This ultra-efficient robot walks just like people do
06.16.15

This ultra-efficient robot walks just like people do

You don't have to worry about robots rising up against humanity anytime soon -- the bipedal ones,...

By A. Tarantola,   06.16.15
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04.02.15
These exoskeleton heels could help stroke victims walk again
04.02.15

These exoskeleton heels could help stroke victims walk again

It isn't quite the soft exosuit that DARPA's working on, but scientists have developed a lightweig...

By T. Seppala,   04.02.15
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11.12.14
Get motivated to get moving with Movn
11.12.14

Get motivated to get moving with Movn

Movn: Simple Pedometer & Movement Goal Coach wants to help you become more active. All of us h...

By J. Emmert,   11.12.14
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03.28.14
TUAW at Macworld/iWorld 2014: Kamino
03.28.14

TUAW at Macworld/iWorld 2014: Kamino

Kamino is a new free app that is making its debut at Macworld/iWorld 2014. Described as an "urban d...

By S. Sande,   03.28.14
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12.21.13
Swiss researchers created a cube that can sit, jump and walk (video)
12.21.13

Swiss researchers created a cube that can sit, jump and walk (video)

Swiss researchers have created a metallic cube that can "walk" across a surface. Staff at the Fede...

By T. Seppala,   12.21.13
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10.24.13
AMBER robot walks on human-like feet but isn't quite ready for British Knights
10.24.13

AMBER robot walks on human-like feet but isn't quite ready for British Knights

Until recently, bipedal robots have sometimes had to take interesting approaches to imitate human...

By T. Seppala,   10.24.13
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09.20.12
Apple trying for patent on electromotive charging, could use that confident stride to charge iPhones
09.20.12

Apple trying for patent on electromotive charging, could use that confident stride to charge iPhones

We've seen the concept of electromotive (movement-based) charging before, but it usually comes at...

By J. Fingas,   09.20.12
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07.06.12
Robotic legs simulate our neural system, lurch along in the most human-like way so far
07.06.12

Robotic legs simulate our neural system, lurch along in the most human-like way so far

We've seen some pretty wonky bipedal robots before, but scientists at the University of Arizona ha...

By S. Dent,   07.06.12
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06.22.12
Samsung files patents for robot that mimics human walking and breathing, ratchets up the creepy factor
06.22.12

Samsung files patents for robot that mimics human walking and breathing, ratchets up the creepy factor

As much as Samsung is big on robots, it hasn't gone all-out on the idea until a just-published qua...

By J. Fingas,   06.22.12
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