Personal robots are starting to work their robot magic in our homes. But they are by no means everywhere just yet, so we thought we’d take you through some of the latest personal robots and personal robot categories in use today. You may think that there are not many personal robots available yet, but as we There were quite a few robot news items from last week that didn’t fit with my ‘robot for kids’ focus in last week’s robot news. So here is a tour of the current state of the art in robotics featuring the proposed new Mars rover, the DARPA robotics challenge, how robots might hallucinate humans to help
Latest personal robot news
It’s a slow week for the crowdfunded robot with only one new project I could find, but it is a pretty and well thought out one. So this week’s only entry is, Spiri, the programmable, autonomous flying robot. [UPDATE – ixi-play the cute robot buddy launches crowdfunding campaign] ixi-play the robot buddy kids will love!
Crowdfunding robot campaigns we backed
This post started as a historical piece on crowdfunding campaigns we liked, but I am going to update it with crowdfunding robot campaigns we have loved enough to back them. Us robot heads and geeks at robot guide really believe in crowdfunding as a major source of innovation in robots, and all technology, so we are There is no crowdfunding robot roundup this week as I am away at the Humanoid Soccer School at the University of Bonn. To be continued next week as normal.
Crowdfunding robot roundup
Another week, another roundup of robots in crowdfunding! After last week’s bumper fun summer robot crop there is nothing really new in crowdfunded robots this week. So instead here are some other pieces of interest to the crowdfunding robot field, including easy to use programming software that anyone can use, a brain interface and an I’m back from the Humanoid Soccer School and have returned to find some really exciting personal robot related projects on the crowdfunding sites. There is a ‘real live super toy’ like in the film AI, a painting robot you can buy for your kids, a robot sidekick graphic novel based on a popular web cartoon, a There is no crowdfunding robot roundup this week as I am away at the Humanoid Soccer School at the University of Bonn. To be continued next week as normal.
NAO robot to join robot guide
I’ve been bursting to post this news for a couple of weeks, and I can’t contain my excitement anymore, we are going to be joined by a NAO robot at robot guide. I applied to join the Aldebaran Robotics Developer program and after a nerve wracking wait I was accepted onto this really exciting and exclusive program.
Latest personal robot news
Welcome to the latest personal robot news. I noticed quite a few personal drones (UAV – unmanned aerial vehicles to give them their full name) related stories this week so this week’s robotics news is new products, some interesting uses and some research ideas for drones. Drones Should Film Surf Videos More .