Motoman SDA10 robot and fast cooking at Osaka robot exhibition

December 2, 2008

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Talented robot Motoman SDA10, which produces the company Yaskawa Electric’s industrial, has two hands, and they demonstrated their ability to “okonomiyaki” International Fair next generation of robots in Osaka. Okonomiyaki – fried cake of a mixture of various ingredients. Designed to work independently and close to people, the 135-cm, 220-kg industrial robot has 15 joints – to 7 in each hand and one in the torso. This gives him greater freedom of movement at work – be it at the factory or on the stove. At video belong you can see how Motoman using their hands collects a one-camera, consisting of two dozen parts. This requires 2 minutes.

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Murasaki Shikibu in robot form reborned by Robo-Garage

July 31, 2008

Japanese people are proud of the actuality that many scientists tribute “The Tale of Genji” as the first tale ever printed. Now legendary Kyoto University spinoff Robo-Garage has recharged Murasaki Shikibu, the tale’s creator and a noblewoman, in robotic form.

MURASAKI stands 31cm and weighs 1.5kg. The robot wears a kimono like the early eleventh century (the time the original was written) and use a folding fan, just like a factual Japanese noblewoman. A built-in MP3-player makes reliable she is able to restate her tale.

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Hasbro’s AMP robot, the mother of all Rollys

June 21, 2008

Cross a Segway with a Rolly and Miuro and out pops this A.M.P. drenched in a grey-goo afterbirth of Robotic siring. The two-wheeled, diversion A.M.P. (Automated Music Personality or Ampbot) from Sega-Hasbro stands 2.4-feet great and complexion a MP3 or iPod embrace on its hump, stereo speakers, and the virtue to materialize and cooperate with its hotelier. There’s a 5-edge mid-campaign academic in the chest and a knit of slighter tweeters in the shoulders for an annihilate production of 12 theologian. Osamu Takeuchi of Sega Toys says, “The lessor can also care for being chased around the situation by the robot.” Uh, yippee? The Ampbot and genius declare 6x D and 3x AAA batteries for about 10-hours of rolled rhythm. The nuisance begins November for $745 $500 in the US and Japan.