Model helps robots navigate more like humans do

MIT researchers have devised a way to help robots navigate environments more like humans do. By Rob Matheson When moving through a crowd to reach some end goal, humans can usually navigate the space safely without thinking too much. They can learn from the behavior…

#IROS2018 live coverage

The 2018 IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems (#IROS2018) will be held for the first time in Spain in the lively capital city of Madrid from 1 to 5 October. This year’s motto is “Towards a Robotic Society”. Check here over the week…

Program helps light fire of passion for digital technology in Indigenous kids

… kids excited about technology. They are learning to fly drones, program robots … hope the technology will light the fire of passion for technology and … hoped kids would use the technology to re-tell ancient Indigenous stories … kids to get hands-on with technology,…

Program helps light fire of passion for digital technology in Indigenous kids

… kids excited about technology. They are learning to fly drones, program robots … hope the technology will light the fire of passion for technology and … hoped kids would use the technology to re-tell ancient Indigenous stories … kids to get hands-on with technology,…

DelFly Nimble mimics the high-speed escape of fruit flies

DelFly Nimble in forward flight. Credits: TU Delft Bio-inspired flapping wing robots hold a great potential. The promise is that they can fly very efficiently even at smaller scales, while being able to fly fast, hover, and make quick maneuvers. We now present a new…

First results of the ROSIN project: Robotics Open-Source Software for Industry

Open-Source Software for robots is a de-facto standard in academia, and its advantages can benefit industrial applications as well. The worldwide ROS-Industrial initiative has been using ROS, the Robot Operating System, to this end. In order to consolidate Europe’s expertise in advanced manufacturing, the H2020…

ACEINNA Launches the First Open Source IMU Development Kit for Drones, Robots and AGVs

… Source IMU Development Kit for Drones, Robots and AGVs ACEINNA Integrated … development of advanced solutions for drones, robotics, and autonomous applications. OpenIMU … More Information ACEINNA Inc., One Tech Drive, Suite 325, Andover, MA … VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Author:

Robots in Depth with Søren Peter Johansen

In this episode of Robots in Depth, Per Sjöborg speaks with Søren Peter Johansen from DTI about implementing robotic solutions. Søren talks about how he got into robotics by starting to tinker with any electronic he could get his hands on. He worked in a…