Robot hand

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...

By B. Heater,   05.01.13
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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...

By J. Rigg,   09.29.12
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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...

By B. Heater,   08.04.12
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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...

By D. Cooper,   03.27.12
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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...

By D. Melanson,   02.13.12
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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...

By D. Cooper,   08.24.11
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06.23.11
Amenbo five-finger mouse has one up on Mickey (video)
06.23.11

Amenbo five-finger mouse has one up on Mickey (video)

If you're using a standard mouse or a trackpad, there's a good chance you've got a finger or two...

By B. Heater,   06.23.11
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02.20.11
Robot hand hits 20WPM, nearly ready to embrace infinite monkey theorem
02.20.11

Robot hand hits 20WPM, nearly ready to embrace infinite monkey theorem

Robot hands have been grabbing, crushing, drawing and otherwise actuating for years, but have you e...

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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...

By C. Trout,   01.25.11
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