Robots To Collect Garbage Floating in the Water

WasteShark Robot collects marine litter, and plastic in particular the whale shark style

A loft of plastic litter (bottles, bags…) end up in harbours, marinas and canals. WasteShark, a robotic boat by a Dutch company (Rana Marine) takes care of collecting this floating waste. The robot behaves the shark whale style to clean urban waters. Video 1 shows WasteShark in action. Video 1. The WasteShark Robot Collects Floating […]

Atlas Humanoid is Ready for Running at the Next Olympics

Boston Dynamics Humanoid Atlas Running

After the incredible ninja moves and back flips, Atlas strikes once again. The Boston Dynamics humanoid is now capable of running. As opposed to fast walking, running means that at some point in time, bot feet are off the ground (see Video 1). To show how much this is amazing, compare to Video 2 where […]

Open Source 3D Printed Humanoid Robots

In this post we give an overview of major open source humanoid robots. Existing ones are interesting and seriously compete with the pre-built closed robots such as the Nao. One surprising conclusion is that going the open source route does mean cheap. Indeed humanoid robots have many degrees of freedom. Usually more than 20 servo […]

Top Vacuum Robot Brands: The 2017 Ranking

Top Vacuum Robot Brands

This vacuum robot brands ranking reflects users overall satisfaction. We have averaged the scores for different robots made by the same brand. Interestingly, ranking brands based on their best robotic vacuum leads to similar results. This is no surprise. Brands often rely on the same robotic base for a whole product line. The common base […]

Star Wars Gifts Can Be Useful: Pick Ones With THE Force Included!

Star Wars Vacuum Robot

Buy Darth Vader Vacuum RobotAmazon USAAmazon AustriaAmazon CanadaAmazon FranceAmazon GermanyAmazon UK Buy Stormtrooper Vacuum RobotAmazon USAAmazon AustriaAmazon CanadaAmazon FranceAmazon GermanyAmazon UK Not all Star Wars gifts are created equal! Some are more useful than others. The ones with THE force survive the fade of the coolness and the enthusiasm driven by the “Last Jedi”. They […]