Firefighting robot unveiled in Dubai
Firefighting robot unveiled in Dubai

The robot called 'Fire Bot' is part of Dubai Civil Defence's plans to adopt non-conventional systems and technologies to improve the safety of residents and property.

Robotic fingers to pick fragile objects with a gentle touch
Robotic fingers to pick fragile objects with a gentle touch

They also have been unable to handle flat or deformable objects.

 

Humanoid robots in deep space soon
Humanoid robots in deep space soon

The robot was initially designed to complete disaster relief manoeuvres.

Bengaluru: Trio invent 'borewell rescue robot'

Three students from Bengaluru under the guidance of their teacher have invented a robot that can be used to rescue children who fall into open bore wells.

Robotic telescope built put into operation

A robotic 70 cm telescope built jointly by China and Thailand was put into operation in China's Yunnan province, a scientist said on Wednesday.

New lightweight robot can climb walls!

Researchers at Disney have developed a light-weight remote-controlled robot with 3D printed parts that can climb up walls quickly and with agility.

Amitabh Bachchan didn’t play villain in Rajinikanth’s ‘Robot ’- Here’s why
Amitabh Bachchan didn’t play villain in Rajinikanth’s ‘Robot ’- Here’s why

Big B was offered to play villain in Rajini’s ‘Robot’, but he declined the role after consulting the latter.

Akshay Kumar as villain in Rajinikanth’s ‘2.0’ – How did it happen?
Akshay Kumar as villain in Rajinikanth’s ‘2.0’ – How did it happen?

Akshay Kumar would be playing the main villain in the sequel to Rajinikanth’s ‘Robot’.

Akshay Kumar replaces Arnold Schwarzenegger; to play villain in Rajinikanth's 'Robot 2'
Akshay Kumar replaces Arnold Schwarzenegger; to play villain in Rajinikanth's 'Robot 2'

Akshay Kumar will be donning the villain's hat for Rajinikanth's upcoming film 'Robot 2'

Australia's first fire-fighting robot unveiled
Australia's first fire-fighting robot unveiled

NSW Emergency Services Minister David Elliot and Fire and Rescue Commissioner Greg Mullins unveiled Australia's first remote-controlled firefighting robot, the Turbine Aided Firefighting machine (TAF 20) on Thursday

Robot bartender learns how to communicate with people
Robot bartender learns how to communicate with people

A team at Bielefeld University in Germany invited participants in the lab and asked them to jump into the shoes of their robotic bartender called James.

This row-bot loves dirty water

The Row-bot mimics the way a water boatman moves and the way it feeds on rich organic matter in the dirty water it swims in.

Robot to help guide lost passengers at airport
Robot to help guide lost passengers at airport

One of the more basic maps is one that involves fixed obstructions, such as walls.

Robot to help passengers find their way at Schipol
Robot to help passengers find their way at Schipol

If you are travelling to Amsterdem this week, you might find a robot guiding you around at the busy Schiphol airport.

China's 1st mother-daughter womb implant draws mixed reactions

A robot assisted in removing the mother's uterus before doctors transplanted it into the daughter's body.

Make a customised walking robot in a jiffy
Make a customised walking robot in a jiffy

The researchers designed and built two four-legged robots using the design system and found that the overall motions of the prototypes were consistent with the behaviours predicted by their simulation.

Amitabh Bachchan not approached for 'Robot' sequel
Amitabh Bachchan not approached for 'Robot' sequel

 Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has not yet been approached for the sequel to "Robot".

Humans can feel empathy for robots in pain

A team of Japanese researchers has found the first neurophysiological evidence of humans' ability to empathise with robots in perceived pain, highlighting the difference in human empathy toward other humans and robots.

Humans can feel empathy for robots in pain

A team of Japanese researchers has found the first neurophysiological evidence of humans' ability to empathise with robots in perceived pain, highlighting the difference in human empathy toward other humans and robots.

Watch: The world's first robot 'actress' starring in Japanese film!
Watch: The world's first robot 'actress' starring in Japanese film!

Geminoid F was designed to look like and act like a human with rubber 'skin' and woman's face.