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Shadow Robot joins Avatar X program to bring real-world avatars into space

Shadow Robots Company, experts at grasping and manipulation for robotic hands announced that they are joining a new space avatar program named AVATAR X....

6 powerful microbots developed by researchers around the world

When we hear  the word robot, we may think of large industry sized robots assembling cars or humanoid ones. However there are such tiny...

Boston Dynamics’ ‘Android of robots’ vision starts with launching 1000 robot dogs in 2019

A video went viral in February showcasing a dog like robot opening a door for another robot. These agile robots are the brainchild of Boston...

Amazon Alexa and AWS helping NASA improve their efficiency

While everyone is busy playing songs and giving voice commands to Amazon Alexa, the amazing voice assistant developed by Amazon is utilized by the...
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How to assemble a DIY selfie drone with Arduino and ESP8266

Have you ever thought of something that can take a photo from the air, or perhaps take a selfie from it? How about we...
What we learned at the ICRA 2018 conference for robotics & automation

ROS Melodic Morenia released

ROS is nothing but a middleware with a set of tools and software frameworks for building and stimulating robots. ROS follows a stable release...
What we learned at the ICRA 2018 conference for robotics & automation

What we learned at the ICRA 2018 conference for robotics & automation

This year’s ICRA 2018 conference features interactive sessions, keynotes, exhibitions, workshops, and much more. Following are some of the interesting keynotes on machine learning,...
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How to build an Arduino based ‘follow me’ drone

In this tutorial, we will learn how to train the drone to do something or give the drone artificial intelligence by coding from scratch....

Tips and tricks for troubleshooting and flying drones safely

Your drone may have some problems when you fly it regularly or if you have just started piloting a drone. This can be because...
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AI powered Robotics : Autonomous machines in the making

Say Robot to someone today, and Sophia the humanoid just flashes in front of the eye. This is where robotics has reached, at present;...