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Meet Ozobot : the Miniature Robot that Roams over Digital Screens

  Meet Ozobot : the Miniature Robot that Roams over Digital Screens

This cute little robot is great for learning logic and programming while having fun playing games. The playground can be

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Machine Learning “Summer” School (MLSS), Austin, Texas, January 7-16, 2015

  Machine Learning “Summer” School (MLSS), Austin, Texas, January 7-16, 2015

The University of Texas at Austin will be hosting the Machine Learning “Summer” School (MLSS) this coming winter from January

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Supplemental NSF Grants to Support US-EU Collaborations

  Supplemental NSF Grants to Support US-EU Collaborations

If you have an existing NSF-IIS National Robotics Initiative award or a Robust Intelligence award that focuses on robotics, you

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10 Christmas Robotic Gift Ideas

  10 Christmas Robotic Gift Ideas

Christmas is getting close and its time to look for gift ideas. If you are looking for a gift for

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PostDoc Position in Embodied Neural Computation (Odense, Denmark)

The Embodied AI and Neurorobotics Lab, part of Centre for BioRobotics at the Maersk Mc-Kinney Moller Institute at the University

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Tenure-Track Assistant Professor Position in Intelligent Interactive Systems at Rutgers University (Piscataway, NJ)

The Department of Computer Science at Rutgers University and the associated Center for Computational Biomedicine, Imaging and Modeling (CBIM) invite

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How Many Actuators are Needed to Build a Robot?

  How Many Actuators are Needed to Build a Robot?

Building robots with a minimal number of actuators is compelling. It allows for a reduction of cost, weight, as well

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All Time Best Robot Family Movies

  All Time Best Robot Family Movies

Astro Boy Bicentennial Man D.A.R.Y.L. Forbidden Planet Planet 51 Robots Short Circuit The Iron Giant Wall-E . Astro Boy 94

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Amazon Picking Challenge: The Next Step Towards Fully Robotic Warehouses

  Amazon Picking Challenge: The Next Step Towards Fully Robotic Warehouses

Amazon’s CEO Jeff Bezos is a deep believer in robotics. In 2012, Amazon acquired Kiva systems a company specialized in

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Free Online Course on Developmental Robotics and AI

  Free Online Course on Developmental Robotics and AI

A team of french scientists in developmental robotics led by Olivier Georgeon is launching the IDEAL MOOC on developmental robotics

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Vacuum Robot Love Story Commercial

  Vacuum Robot Love Story Commercial

The german company Vorwerk issued a cute ad video (see below) featuring their new vacuum cleaner robot Kobold VR200. The

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Wall-E Disney-Pixar Movie

  Wall-E Disney-Pixar Movie

This Pixar gem is a romantic robotic love story. A must to share with your kids. The main character is

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Sharing USB Devices over Wifi using Arduino Yún

  Sharing USB Devices over Wifi using Arduino Yún

In this tutorial, we show how to use the Arduino Yún to connect a USB device through Wifi to your

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Upgrade the Arduino Yún’s Linux

  Upgrade the Arduino Yún’s Linux

A new release of the OpenWrt-Yún (the Linux distribution for the Arduino Yún) is out. So, you probably want to

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DJI Phantom vs. Parrot AR Drone

  DJI Phantom vs. Parrot AR Drone

Drones also known as Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) have gained a huge popularity. They allow for unique videos such as

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ROS Indigo Igloo Preinstalled Virtual Machine

  ROS Indigo Igloo Preinstalled Virtual Machine

Usually, we issue a Virtual Machine (VM) with ROS preinstalled for each ROS release. This time, we decided to issue

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Getting Started with Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs)

  Getting Started with Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs)

Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) also known as Drones is among the hottest topics in robotics. These flying robots can have

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Petition Against the F.A.A. Ruling on The Personal & Commercial Use Of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles

  Petition Against the F.A.A. Ruling on The Personal & Commercial Use Of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles

Here at NooTriX we believe in robots for good. The recent F.A.A. “Notice of Clarification” will have great negative impact

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Neato Botvac 85 vs. Roomba 880

  Neato Botvac 85 vs. Roomba 880

Neato revealed no less than four new robotic vacuums: the Botvac series. Sounds cool. But, let’s see how they actually

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Giant Robot Slippers with Sound

  Giant Robot Slippers with Sound

Fathers’ day is really close and you still don’t have a gift yet for your robot fan? Here is a

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PiBot: The Raspberry Pi-Based Robot

  PiBot: The Raspberry Pi-Based Robot

Give the maker community a board with computing power and IO ports and you’ll get a robot not before too

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Which Roomba to Choose?

  Which Roomba to Choose?

Last updated on: 09 June 2014 There is no doubt that the iRobot Roomba is among the best robotic vacuum

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Pepper the Wheeled Brother of Nao, by Aldebaran

  Pepper the Wheeled Brother of Nao, by Aldebaran

In our review of humanoid robots at the Innorobo event, we had mentioned that Romeo, the long awaited Nao’s bigger

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Hands on the Arduino Yún

  Hands on the Arduino Yún

The Arduino Yún is a really cool board (checkout Video 1 for an overview). It is a mixture of a

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First Trailer of the Big Hero 6 Movie by Disney

  First Trailer of the Big Hero 6 Movie by Disney

This movie is the first 3D animation by Disney adapted from a Marvel’s comics since its acquisition in 2009. The

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Jimmy the 3D Printed Open Source Humanoid Robot Alternative to Nao

  Jimmy the 3D Printed Open Source Humanoid Robot Alternative to Nao

There is no doubt that the future of robotics is 3D printing and open-source license for both software and hardware.

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A Robot Walks into a Bar (Movie)

  A Robot Walks into a Bar (Movie)

In his novels, Asimov had already explored a variety of ways to interpret his three laws of robotics. Still, Alex

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Playmate Robot

  Playmate Robot

Remember the cool robotic teddy bear from the AI movie, this is exactly the kind of robot that every child

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A.I. the Movie with So Many Cool Robots

  A.I. the Movie with So Many Cool Robots

The Artificial Intelligence (A. I.) movie is a project initially started by Stanly Kubrick and eventually finished by Steven Spielberg

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Cool and Unsual Robots at Innorobo 2014

  Cool and Unsual Robots at Innorobo 2014

There were so many cool robots at Innorobo 2014. We have already gave a glimpse of humanoids big and small,

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