Tag: Robotics

New Robot Cop Acts as a Liaison When Pulling Over Drivers

Numerous attempts have been launched to merge police work and robots. Although the end result remains somewhat controversial, some serious progress has been made. One particular experiment involves using a robot cop to serve as the first contact when a driver is pulled over on the road. A remarkable idea which is still in the early stages of development. Robot Cop Performs Traffic Stops in the Real World When most …
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Former OpenAI Employees Aim to Let Robots Learn on Their Own

There is plenty of competition in the world of robotics and artificial intelligence. At the same time, it is not uncommon for employees to move away from their companies and start their own businesses. A few researchers recently decided to leave a firm founded by Elon Musk and go into business for themselves. Their new company will focus on robotics of all kinds. Their first demo involves a robot doing …
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Robots and Exoskeleton Vests Will Change the Construction Industry

We have seen some impressive developments in robotics these past few years. In particular, mechanized exoskeletons are slowly becoming more common. Some companies now pool together resources to manufacture this technology, which helps shape the future of the construction industry. It is an ambitious project and exoskeletons are still in the early stages of development. At the same time, humans will be aided by bricklaying robots to make their jobs a bit easier. …
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Mori is a Modular Origami Robot With Unlimited Potential

There are many different types of robotics today. Some people prefer the larger robots capable of fighting against one another, whereas scientists are making robotics as small as possible. There is now a modular origami robot as well, which shows that the possibilities are virtually endless. Mori, as this modular origami robot is known, will serve some rather unique purposes. Why Would Anyone Need an Origami Robot? The worlds of modular …
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