Roboticarm

10.23.15
Smart robot arm can follow your lead without coding
10.23.15

Smart robot arm can follow your lead without coding

You can physically guide it or use a motion sensor to program its movements.

By M. Moon,   10.23.15
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05.21.15
Brain implants control robot arm well enough to grab a beer
05.21.15

Brain implants control robot arm well enough to grab a beer

A paralyzed man named Erik Sorto has finally been able to drink beer on his own after 13 years, an...

By M. Moon,   05.21.15
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12.18.14
Double amputee controls two robotic arms with his mind
12.18.14

Double amputee controls two robotic arms with his mind

Here's one other DARPA-funded robotic limb controlled by thoughts alone -- actually make that two,...

By M. Moon,   12.18.14
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06.04.14
MIT's robotic limbs pave the way for real-life Doc Ock (video)
06.04.14

MIT's robotic limbs pave the way for real-life Doc Ock (video)

Two groups of MIT scientists are working on robotic limbs, which when worn together can make you l...

By M. Moon,   06.04.14
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12.23.13
NASA's JPL maneuvers a robot arm with Oculus Rift and Kinect 2, points to more immersive space missions
12.23.13

NASA's JPL maneuvers a robot arm with Oculus Rift and Kinect 2, points to more immersive space missions

NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory has been on the hunt for a more natural way to maneuver robots in...

By N. Lee,   12.23.13
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09.07.12
Curiosity rover starts light robotic arm workout in preparation for scientific main event
09.07.12

Curiosity rover starts light robotic arm workout in preparation for scientific main event

As NASA promised, Curiosity has stopped at the quarter pole toward its first scientific destinatio...

By S. Dent,   09.07.12
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07.11.12
Insert Coin: Cardboard Robot brings craning, plucking and learning with a dash of whimsey (video)
07.11.12

Insert Coin: Cardboard Robot brings craning, plucking and learning with a dash of whimsey (video)

In Insert Coin, we look at an exciting new tech project that requires funding before it can hit pro...

By S. Dent,   07.11.12
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06.28.12
Pentagon starts Phoenix trial to harvest defunct satellites, MacGyver new ones from orbit
06.28.12

Pentagon starts Phoenix trial to harvest defunct satellites, MacGyver new ones from orbit

The Phoenix Frankenprogram to harvest the corpses of expired satellites and cobble together new on...

By S. Dent,   06.28.12
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06.13.12
iCRAFT robotic feeding arm (eyes-on)
06.13.12

iCRAFT robotic feeding arm (eyes-on)

We're back for another day of exploring the Northeastern University labs. We checked out a handful...

By B. Heater,   06.13.12
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