Humanoidrobot

10.30.13
Nao robot to become even more of a chatterbox with new software (video)
10.30.13

Nao robot to become even more of a chatterbox with new software (video)

You may remember Nao, a charming humanoid robot, for its exploits on the soccer field, dance floor...

By J. Rigg,   10.30.13
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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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05.30.12
Mind-reading robotic teachers are more... Anyone? Anyone? Attention-grabbing
05.30.12

Mind-reading robotic teachers are more... Anyone? Anyone? Attention-grabbing

You'd have thought that replacing a human teacher with a swanky robot would be enough to keep the...

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05.16.12
Russian researchers build partial android for bizarre mind-transfer project (video)
05.16.12

Russian researchers build partial android for bizarre mind-transfer project (video)

A Team of Russian researchers are building a conceptual mind-transfer android, and we're definitel...

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05.09.12
Transforming robot effortlessly turns into a car, faces tougher maneuver into retail (video)
05.09.12

Transforming robot effortlessly turns into a car, faces tougher maneuver into retail (video)

Still bothered by the lack of automated transforming in the official Transformers toys? Then you'l...

By D. Melanson,   05.09.12
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04.06.12
DARPA's next Grand Challenge to focus on humanoid robots
04.06.12

DARPA's next Grand Challenge to focus on humanoid robots

DARPA's Grand Challenges have already helped put plenty of self-driving cars on (closed) roads, bu...

By D. Melanson,   04.06.12
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02.14.12
NASA activates Robotnaut 2 on board the ISS, watch it live (video)
02.14.12

NASA activates Robotnaut 2 on board the ISS, watch it live (video)

You've already seen it unboxed on board the International Space Station, and now you can watch as...

By D. Melanson,   02.14.12
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01.23.12
Canadian researchers aim to build a more life-like robot, one piece at a time
01.23.12

Canadian researchers aim to build a more life-like robot, one piece at a time

It may not be all that human-like in its current state, but a team of researchers at the Universit...

By D. Melanson,   01.23.12
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12.10.11
Aldebaran Robotics announces Nao Next Gen humanoid robot (video)
12.10.11

Aldebaran Robotics announces Nao Next Gen humanoid robot (video)

Aldebaran Robotics' Nao robot has already received a few upgrades from both the company itself...

By D. Melanson,   12.10.11
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