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Robotic waiter learning to serve drinks

Reading Time: 2 minutes The maker of this robotic waiter had almost all of the parts for this project just sat around collecting dust on a shelf. We’re delighted they decided to take the time to pick up the few extra bits they needed online, then take the extra hour (just an hour?!) to write a program in Python […]

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Raspberry Pi robot prompts proper handwashing

Reading Time: 3 minutes Amol Deshmukh from the University of Glasgow got in touch with us about a social robot designed to influence young people’s handwashing behaviour, which the design team piloted in a rural school in Kerala, India. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DBFy3LI890s?feature=oembed&w=500&h=281] In the pilot study, the hand-shaped Pepe robot motivated a 40% increase in the quality and levels of […]

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Nandu’s lockdown Raspberry Pi robot project

Reading Time: 2 minutes Nandu Vadakkath was inspired by a line-following robot built (literally) entirely from salvage materials that could wait patiently and purchase beer for its maker in Tamil Nadu, India. So he set about making his own, but with the goal of making it capable of slightly more sophisticated tasks. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y5zBCSHnulc?feature=oembed&w=500&h=281] “Robot, can you play a […]

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Make it rain chocolate with a Raspberry Pi-powered dispenser

Reading Time: 5 minutes This fully automated M&M’s-launching machine delivers chocolate on voice command, wherever you are in the room. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hsGhCl0y1FY] A quick lesson in physics To get our head around Harrison McIntyre‘s project, first we need to understand parabolas. Harrison explains: “If we ignore air resistance, a parabola can be defined as the arc an object describes […]

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Competition robot picks up (almost) all the balls

Reading Time: < 1 minute Competition robot picks up (almost) all the balls Arduino Team — November 9th, 2019 For the Warman Design and Build Competition in Sydney last month, Redditor ‘Travman_16 and team created an excellent Arduino-powered entry. The contest involved picking up 20 payloads (AKA balls) from a trough, and delivering them to a target trough several feet […]

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Competition robot picks up (almost) all the balls

Reading Time: < 1 minute Competition robot picks up (almost) all the balls Arduino Team — November 9th, 2019 For the Warman Design and Build Competition in Sydney last month, Redditor ‘Travman_16 and team created an excellent Arduino-powered entry. The contest involved picking up 20 payloads (AKA balls) from a trough, and delivering them to a target trough several feet […]

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The robotic teapot from your nightmares

Reading Time: 3 minutes For those moments when you wish the cast of Disney’s Beauty and the Beast was real, only to realise what a nightmare that would be, here’s Paul-Louis Ageneau’s robotic teapot! See what I mean? Tale as old as time… It’s the classic story of guy meets digital killer teapot, digital killer teapot inspires him to […]

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Entertainment Robot “aibo” Announced – Sony aibo 2017 Announcing Trailer – AI Dog Robot

Reading Time: 6 minutes Sony Corporation (Sony) is today proud to announce “aibo,” the evolution of its autonomous entertainment robot that brings fun and joy to the entire family. aibo can form an emotional bond with members of the household while providing them with love, affection, and the joy of nurturing and raising a companion. It possesses a natural […]

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Low-tech Raspberry Pi robot

Reading Time: 2 minutes Robot-builder extraordinaire Clément Didier is ushering in the era of our cybernetic overlords. Future generations will remember him as the creator of robots constructed from cardboard and conductive paint which are so easy to replicate that a robot could do it. Welcome to the singularity. Bare Conductive on Twitter This cool robot was made with […]

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Transformers 5: The Last Knight – Autobot Sqweeks RC Review Video

Reading Time: 2 minutes Transformers 5: The Last Knight – Autobot Sqweeks RC Review Video Im explosiven Film Transformers: The Last Knight müssen neue Helden in einem epischen Kampf aufsteigen, um eine Zukunft für alle zu formen. AutoRoute Squeaks ist der kleinste in der Gruppe Bots, aber oho. Obwohl er reparaturbedürftig ist, erhält sich AutoRoute Squeaks, ständig motiviert, allen […]

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Unity engine 2016 demo – VR Realismus wird 2016 hoch geschrieben!

Reading Time: < 1 minute [mbYTPlayer url=”https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iXkHoHHS7Gk” opacity=”.5″ quality=”medium” ratio=”auto” isinline=”false” showcontrols=”false” realfullscreen=”true” printurl=”true” autoplay=”true” mute=”true” loop=”true” addraster=”true” stopmovieonblur=”false” gaTrack=”false”]   Unity GDC demo – Adam – Part I This is the first part of our real-time rendered short film “Adam”, created with the Unity engine by Unity’s Demo team. The full length short will be shown at Unite Europe […]

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BB8 How to Charge your Droid – Sphero STARWARS BB8

Reading Time: < 1 minute [mbYTPlayer url=”https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ypdoFg4fbwI” opacity=”.5″ quality=”medium” ratio=”auto” isinline=”false” showcontrols=”false” realfullscreen=”true” printurl=”true” autoplay=”true” mute=”true” loop=”true” addraster=”true” stopmovieonblur=”false” gaTrack=”false”]   ► BLOGDOTTV abonnieren: http://goo.gl/5DVteO ► Mehr Informationen zu BLOGDOTTV unter: http://facebook.com/blog.dot | http://twitter.com/blogdottv | http://instagram.com/blogdottv «STAR WARS BB8 App-Enabled Droid» All Details about Charging, and How to Use your BB8 you gonna find here: http://www.blogdot.tv/2015/09/24/how-to-use-your-bb8-bb-8-training-video-tutorial-video-by-sphero/ http://www.blogdot.tv/2015/09/24/all-details-about-sphero-star-wars-bb8-droid-how-to-reset-your-droid-you-always-wanted/ And as many […]

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STAR WARS BB8 App-Enabled Droid – How to Update Firmware – First Test after Unboxing

Reading Time: < 1 minute [mbYTPlayer url=”https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FyUwSutOQek” opacity=”.5″ quality=”medium” ratio=”auto” isinline=”false” showcontrols=”false” realfullscreen=”true” printurl=”true” autoplay=”true” mute=”true” loop=”true” addraster=”true” stopmovieonblur=”false” gaTrack=”false”]     ► BLOGDOTTV abonnieren: http://goo.gl/5DVteO ► Mehr Informationen zu BLOGDOTTV unter: http://facebook.com/blog.dot | http://twitter.com/blogdottv | http://instagram.com/blogdottv «STAR WARS BB8 App-Enabled Droid» «STAR WARS BB8» Video von BLOGDOTTV (2015) Offizielle Seite: http://blogdot.tv WEITERE KANÄLE: BLOGDOTTV bei Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/blo… BLOGDOTTV bei […]

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STAR WARS BB8 App-Enabled Droid – Unboxing , Downloading the iOS/Android App

Reading Time: < 1 minute [mbYTPlayer url=”https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FyUwSutOQek” opacity=”.5″ quality=”medium” ratio=”auto” isinline=”false” showcontrols=”false” realfullscreen=”true” printurl=”true” autoplay=”true” mute=”true” loop=”true” addraster=”true” stopmovieonblur=”false” gaTrack=”false”] ► BLOGDOTTV abonnieren: http://goo.gl/5DVteO ► Mehr Informationen zu BLOGDOTTV unter: http://facebook.com/blog.dot | http://twitter.com/blogdottv | http://instagram.com/blogdottv «STAR WARS BB8 App-Enabled Droid» «STAR WARS BB8» Video von BLOGDOTTV (2015) Offizielle Seite: http://blogdot.tv WEITERE KANÄLE: BLOGDOTTV bei Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/blo… BLOGDOTTV bei Twitter: http://twitter.com/blogdottv […]