Thursday, May 16, 2019

SpotMini from Boston Dynamics – Agile four legged Robot Dog for 2019

SpotMini Robot Dog
Boston Dynamics announced in May that it will release for sale the SpotMini robot dog in 2019. The company have specialised in robot development and research. The company was previously part of Google. The company was sold in 2017 to the Japanese company, SoftBank Group,...

Boston Dynamics – Atlas Robot Doing Parkour – Walking, Jumping and Hopping on stairs!

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What does Atlas Robot do so far in 2018? - Specifications This Boston Dymanics robot has come far! Now see the latest video of Atlas the Robot navigating obstacles and steps! Very impressive for a robot that is 5'9" tall and weighs 330lbs (150 kgs)....

Robot Vacuum Cleaner – A 2018 Buyers Guide

Robot Vacuum
What is a Robo Vacuum? So these automated cleaners have been much hyped to replace your plug-in and handheld hoovers and Dyson vacuums. Until recently the price has been high but now it seems that the technology has advanced enough for the price to start...

Replika AI Chatbot Friend Created from your personality

Replika AI Chatbot
What is an AI Chatbot Friend? Launched by Luka, Replika chatbot is a recently released AI phone app that is created to be your closest friend, in fact it learns to become the AI chatbot version of you. This happens via a number of text messaging...

Robot Puppy – The Sony Aibo 2018

Sony AIBO Pet Puppy Robot
AIBO (アイボ) Robot Puppy - Relaunch The cute robot puppy, using the brand AIBO (アイボ), is being relaunched in October 2018 by Sony in the US. It was first introduced and known as AIBO pets back in 1999. Various different models were released and then...

Lyrebird – Articial Voice Creation and Synthesis with AI

Lyrebird AI
Background The company that, with the use of AI, can clone and copy any human voice, famous or otherwise. Lyrebird, based in Montreal, Canada, was founded by three University of Montréal PhD students, Alexandre de Brébisson, Jose Sotelo and Kundan Kumar. See an interview with Bloomberg...

Moley – The Robotic Kitchen for Release in 2018

Moley Robotic Kitchen
What is a Robotic Kitchen  - Background and Concept Moley Robotics was founded in 2015 by London-based Russian computer scientist, robotics and healthcare innovator Dr. Mark Oleynik. It is said by the company to be the world's first robotic kitchen! The Robotic Kitchen operates with arms...

Spyce Restaurant – Cooking by Robots!

Spyce Robotic Restuarant
Why a Robotic Restaurant? Spyce opened it's first restaurant in based in Boston in 2018. Their vision was to create a culinary excellence elevated by technology. Not only do the robots create food bowls chosen from their menu but they also have an ethical and what they...

Robot Suitcase That Moves on Its Own and Follows You!

Robot Suitcase
Smart Robot Suitcase Controlled with a Phone App? Travelmate Robotics have created a completely autonomous robot suitcase powered by AI that will literally follow you around! It has built-in Bluetooth, GPS and an accelerometer. The robot suitcase is controlled via an app on your phone and...

Google Duplex: Amazing! – Robot or Human Voice…can you tell?

Google Duplex AI Assistant
The future of AI and Robot calls is here Courtesy of Google Assistant You may have already heard your friends mention this or even seen the videos that Google have recently demonstrated their AI Caller Assistant, Google Duplex, making a hair salon reservation and then...