Robot suit

10.05.11
Cyberdyne HAL robotic arm hands-on (video)
10.05.11

Cyberdyne HAL robotic arm hands-on (video)

If the name Cyberdyne doesn't immediately ring a bell, its HAL (Hybrid Assistive Limb) robotic sui...

By R. Lai,   10.05.11
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03.15.11
Cyberdyne demos lower-body HAL exoskeleton for helping the disabled, not eradicating mankind (video)
03.15.11

Cyberdyne demos lower-body HAL exoskeleton for helping the disabled, not eradicating mankind (video)

Cyberdyne's HAL (Hybrid Assistive limb) robotic suit has been kicking (stumbling?) around for years...

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10.02.10
Kid's Walker fulfills your child's dream of piloting a kickass robot suit (video)
10.02.10

Kid's Walker fulfills your child's dream of piloting a kickass robot suit (video)

Four years ago Sakakibara Kikai brought us a $300,000 real-life BattleMech, and the company hasn't...

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10.01.09
Video: Power Loader has giant freaking robot arms!
10.01.09

Video: Power Loader has giant freaking robot arms!

We've seen our fair share of useful but ugly and pretty but pointless robotic concoctions, but noth...

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10.07.08
HAL robotic suit rental is ready for Tony Stark wannabes, the elderly
10.07.08

HAL robotic suit rental is ready for Tony Stark wannabes, the elderly

If you'll recall, Tsukuba University professor Yoshiyuki Sankai designed a robotic suit called HAL-...

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01.17.08
Wearable farming robot suit takes the load off
01.17.08

Wearable farming robot suit takes the load off

Hard to believe we're seeing yet another wearable robot suit emerge from Japan, eh? All sarcasm asid...

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10.29.06
HAL-5 robotic suit ready for mass production
10.29.06

HAL-5 robotic suit ready for mass production

Tsukuba University engineering professor Yoshiyuki Sankai could probably give his two weeks notice...

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09.28.06
Matsushita and Activelink unveil rehabilitating robotic suit
09.28.06

Matsushita and Activelink unveil rehabilitating robotic suit

If tossing on a HAL cyborg suit and ascending a mountain seems a bit intimidating to you, Japanese f...

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