Robot

Meet Mark 1, the female humanoid robot that looks like Scarlett Johansson– Watch video!

Ricky Ma was 42, who grew up watching cartoons featuring the adventures of robots, has successfully made a life-sized humanoid robot.

Apr 04, 2016, 17:09 PM IST

Akshay Kumar's shocking transformation for Rajinikanth’s ‘2.0’ – See pic to believe it

Twitter is abuzz with his look in Rajinikanth’s ‘2.0’. Believe us, you will wonder if this is the same Akshay Kumar you have known and seen all these years.

Mar 23, 2016, 10:28 AM IST

New 'social' robot can teach better than humans

Researchers have developed a socially assistive robot called "Tega" that is designed to serve as a one-on-one peer learner in or outside of the classroom.

Mar 16, 2016, 00:22 AM IST

China to import 100 Russian service robots by 2017

 China is set to import 100 service robots from Russia by 2017, a media report said on Friday.

Mar 11, 2016, 15:23 PM IST

Tata Motors to launch India's first indigenous robot - Tata Brabo

Tata Brabo, the first India-made robot for 'Make In India' has been manufactured by TAL Manufacturing Solutions Limited, a subsidiary of TATA Motors.

Feb 16, 2016, 16:47 PM IST

Creepy cockroach-inspired robot can squeeze through crack

The robot, called as CRAM, was created to help humans during search-and-rescue operations in rubble arising from natural disasters such as tornados, earthquakes and explosions, the study said.

Feb 09, 2016, 21:21 PM IST

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.

Feb 05, 2016, 15:30 PM IST

Robotic fingers to pick fragile objects with a gentle touch

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

 

Feb 02, 2016, 00:24 AM IST

Humanoid robots in deep space soon

The robot was initially designed to complete disaster relief manoeuvres.

Jan 25, 2016, 16:27 PM IST

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.

Jan 18, 2016, 20:15 PM IST

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.

Jan 07, 2016, 00:38 AM IST

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.

Jan 04, 2016, 13:48 PM IST

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.

Jan 04, 2016, 10:07 AM IST

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’.

Dec 31, 2015, 13:16 PM IST

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'

Dec 18, 2015, 13:20 PM IST

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

Dec 10, 2015, 11:45 AM IST

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.

Nov 30, 2015, 18:13 PM IST

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.

Nov 30, 2015, 17:10 PM IST

Robot to help guide lost passengers at airport

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

Nov 29, 2015, 16:42 PM IST

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.

Nov 27, 2015, 14:40 PM IST