Service robot

03.22.11
Aldebaran to create all-terrain disaster relief robots, make a hero of Nao?
03.22.11

Aldebaran to create all-terrain disaster relief robots, make a hero of Nao?

We've seen Nao bust a move and play a little footy, and now its creator is making plans to take its...

By C. Trout,   03.22.11
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01.01.11
Homemade robot has boring name, but likes to party
01.01.11

Homemade robot has boring name, but likes to party

Is all that bottle-poppin' and drink-serving getting in the way of you releasing your inner party a...

By M. Gorman,   01.01.11
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07.07.10
FURO robot waitstaff lull Koreans into a sense of complacency
07.07.10

FURO robot waitstaff lull Koreans into a sense of complacency

Service robots are nothing new (and neither are dancing robots, for that matter) but unlike our old...

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03.10.10
Robosoft Kompai takes care of your elderly so you don't have to (video)
03.10.10

Robosoft Kompai takes care of your elderly so you don't have to (video)

This one has been quite a long time in coming, but Robosoft's service drone has finally made it off...

By Vlad Savov,   03.10.10
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01.18.10
KIST Mahru-Z waits on you very, very slowly
01.18.10

KIST Mahru-Z waits on you very, very slowly

We've seen KIST's Marhu robot tooling around here before, but now they're showing off the latest...

By L. Dziuban,   01.18.10
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05.12.09
Hawk WiFi robot is probably more fun to hang around with than your friends
05.12.09

Hawk WiFi robot is probably more fun to hang around with than your friends

Hawk is a humanoid, autonomous, wireless, and handsome robot made by Canadian company Dr. Robot. He...

By L. Dziuban,   05.12.09
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05.07.09
Fukitorimushi cleaning bot is just like a pet -- only cleaner, quieter, better behaved, and more pillow-shaped
05.07.09

Fukitorimushi cleaning bot is just like a pet -- only cleaner, quieter, better behaved, and more pillow-shaped

Panasonic recently unveiled a new kind of cleaning robot at the Tokyo Fiber Senseware Expo in Mila...

By L. Dziuban,   05.07.09
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02.23.09
NEDO's Advanced Robotics project enters second phase, boasts totally sweet bots
02.23.09

NEDO's Advanced Robotics project enters second phase, boasts totally sweet bots

NEDO, an administrative institute in Japan, has been working on what it calls the "Project for Str...

By L. Dziuban,   02.23.09
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12.12.08
Taiwan casts robots in Phantom of the Opera, Lloyd Webber seen kicking himself repeatedly
12.12.08

Taiwan casts robots in Phantom of the Opera, Lloyd Webber seen kicking himself repeatedly

The University of Science and Technology in Taiwan's announced that they're putting on a very spe...

By L. Dziuban,   12.12.08
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